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This week in worship:


Warrior, Saint & Thinker: Living the High Ideals

In the ancient world the ideals of courage, compassion and contemplation were central - warriors, saints and thinkers were those who lived out the highest ideals.But are we living in a less idealistic time? Have we become merely practical and interested mostly in security and safety rather than striving for the most noble heights? Dr. Keck will explore how each of us must find our inner warrior, saint and thinker to rise above a life of mere expediency.

Saturday 5:30pm
Sunday 9:00am | 10:30am | at 20th & D

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Why Church? Part 3

Sermon series with Rev. Patrick Messer, Sept. 10, 17, & 24.

The book of James says that true religion is to look after the orphans and widows in their distress. On some level we all know this to be true. Religion at its best produces those striving for a more just and loving world. So, why worship at all? Why not transform churches into social agencies and get to work? 

Sunday 9:30am | FP East (Kloefkorn, 6601 Glass Ridge) 
Sunday | 11:59am | and NEW! 1:30pm | 20th & D St.

Theology on Tap is Moving to Brewsky's

Come ready to explore big ideas over good food and good drinks with Pastor Patrick Messer. The evening sermon may have moved to the sanctuary at 1:30pm, but theology is still on tap every Sunday night. Starting Sunday, September 24, at 6:00pm meet at Brewsky's Bar & Grill (16th & South - upstairs). So come check it out!

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Reach Out & Live

“Strengthened in Your Innner Being: An Exploration of Modern Faith ”, Sermon by Rev. Jim Keck. Recorded 09-17-17, Reach Out and Live show # 1215, airdate 09-24-17


Rev. Dr. Jim Keck

Open Minded

Our worship services have a quality that echoes through the ages and yet, speaks to the present and points to the future. 


We believe God is a spirit of love that can be felt and known by each one of us.


Rather than resisting change or innovation, we eagerly experiment with new ways of being faithful and new understandings


We celebrate the differences among us such as sexual orientation, ethnicity, class, mental abilities, physical capabilities, personalities, and backgrounds.