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May 2, 2021 • Holy Communion • Fifth Sunday of Easter • Online Worship

Living the Way of Love:  Abide in Love by Rev. Patricia Farris

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April 25, 2021 • Confirmation • Online Worship

Living the Way of Love:  Do Justice, Love Kindness, Walk Humbly with God by Rev. Patricia Farris

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April 18, 2021 • Third Sunday of Easter • Online Worship

Living the Way of Love:  Walk with Me by Rev. Patricia Farris

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April 11, 2021 • Second Sunday of Easter • Online Worship

Opening Our Lives: Opened by Love by Rev. Patricia Farris

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April 4, 2021  • Easter Sunday • Holy Communion • Family Service • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: Opened by Love by Rev. Patricia Farris

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April 1, 2021  • Maundy Thursday • Online Service 

Love One Another by Tricia Guerrero

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March 28, 2021  • Palm Sunday • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: Step By Step by Rev. Patricia Farris

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March 21, 2021  • Lessons and Anthems • Online Service 

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March 14, 2021  • Fourth Sunday in Lent • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: God’s Love Opens the World by Rev. Patricia Farris

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March 7, 2021  • Third Sunday in Lent • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: Do THIS in Remembrance by Rev. Patricia Farris

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February 28, 2021  • Second Sunday in Lent • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: Open Our Lives to Your Kingdom by Rev. Patricia Farris

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February 21, 2021  • First Sunday in Lent • Online Service 

Opening Our Lives: Open Our Lives to Your Kingdom by Rev. Patricia Farris

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February 14, 2021  • Transfiguration Sunday • Online Service 

Dare to Dream: Beyond Our Wildest Dreams by Rev. Patricia Farris

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February 7, 2021  • Holy Communion • Online Service 

Dare to Dream: Searching/Healing by Rev. Patricia Farris

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January 31, 2021  • Youth Sunday • Online Service 

Senior Reflections by Emily Plukas, Leo Rapoport, Natalia Quintana, Cassy Williams

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January 24, 2021  • 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany • Online Service 

Dare to Dream: Incarnation Is the Point by Rev. Patricia Farris

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January 17, 2021  • 2nd Sunday after the Epiphany • Online Service 

Dare to Dream: A New Dream for A New Day by Rev. Patricia Farris

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January 10, 2021  • Baptism of the Lord • Renewal of Baptismal Vows • Online Service 

Dare to Dream: Layered Epiphanies by Rev. Patricia Farris

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January 3, 2021  • Epiphany Sunday • Holy Communion • Online Service 

Where New Life Starts:  The Star Still Shines by Rev. Patricia Farris

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December 27, 2020  • Service of Lessons and Carols • First Sunday after Christmas • Family Service • Online Service 

Service of Lessons and Carols – part two

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December 24, 2020  • Christmas Eve Family Service • Online Service 

Christmas Eve Family Service

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December 20, 2020 • Service of Lessons and Carols • Fourth Sunday of Advent • Family Service • Online Service 

Service of Lessons and Carols – part one

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December 13, 2020  • Third Sunday of Advent • Online Service 

Where New Life Starts:  According to the Promise by Rev. Patricia Farris

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December 6, 2020  • First Sunday of Advent • Online Service 

Where New Life Starts: A Love That Surprises by Rev. Patricia Farris

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November 29, 2020  • First Sunday of Advent • Online Service 

Where New Life Starts: A Love That Surprises by Rev. Patricia Farris

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November 22, 2020  • Consecration/Thanksgiving Sunday • Online Service 

Gratitude by Rev. Patricia Farris

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November 15, 2020  • Charge Conference Sunday • Online Service 

Awe Came Over Them by Rev. Patricia Farris

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November 8, 2020  • Stewardship Sunday • Online Service 

Why Are You Afraid? by Rev. Patricia Farris

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November 1, 2020  • All Saints Sunday • Holy Communion • Online Service 

The Commemoration by Rev. Patricia Farris

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October 25, 2020  • Presentation of 4th Grade Bibles and Sunday School Teacher Recognition • Online Service 

Rejoice and Celebrate by Tricia Guerrero

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October 18, 2020  • Laity Sunday • Online Service 

Meditations from the Lay Leadership Team

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October 11, 2020  • 145th Anniversary of First UMC • Online Service 

Be the Hope! by Rev. Patricia Farris

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October 4, 2020  • World Communion Sunday • Online Service 

A House of Prayer for All Peoples by Rev. Patricia Farris

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September 27, 2020  • 17th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

Be of the Same Love by Rev. Patricia Farris

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September 20, 2020  • 16th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

Shifting the Frame by Rev. Patricia Farris

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September 13, 2020  • Jim Smith Sunday • Online Service 

More Than Meets the Eye: Accepting the Gift by Rev. Patricia Farris

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September 6, 2020  • In-Home Communion • Online Service 

More Than Meets the Eye: Changing Seasons by Rev. Patricia Farris

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August 30, 2020  • 13th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

More Than Meets the Eye: Seeing Beyond Suffering by Rev. Patricia Farris

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August 23, 2020  • 12th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

More Than Meets the Eye: Something Within Me by Rev. Patricia Farris

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August 16, 2020  • School Blessing Sunday • Online Service 

Blessed to Be a Blessing by Tricia Guerrero

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August 9, 2020  • 10th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

Six Great Bible Stories: Moses and the Midwives by Rev. Patricia Farris

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August 2, 2020  • In-Home Communion • Online Service 

Six Great Bible Stories: All in the Family by Rev. Larry Young

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July 26, 2020  • 8th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

Six Great Bible Stories: Joseph and His Brothers by Rev. Patricia Farris

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July 19, 2020  • 7th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service  

Six Great Bible Stories: The City of Babel by Rev. Patricia Farris

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July 12, 2020  • 6th Sunday after Pentecost • Online Service 

Six Great Bible Stories: Noah’s Ark by Rev. Patricia Farris

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July 5, 2020  • In-Home Communion • Online Service 

Six Great Bible Stories: Foundational by Rev. Patricia Farris

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June 28, 2020  • Scholarship Sunday • Online Service 

A Life That Is Worthy by Rev. Patricia Farris

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June 21, 2020  • Special UMC Service • Online Service 

Sermon by Bishop Grant Hagiya

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June 14, 2020  • Celebrating Graduates • Online Service 

Wisdom by Rev. Patricia Farris

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June 7, 2020  • Trinity Sunday • Online Service • In-Home Communion

Go, Therefore… by Rev. Patricia Farris

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May 31, 2020  • Pentecost • Online Service

Spirit at Work by Rev. Larry Young

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May 24, 2020  • The Ascension • Online Service

See What Love Can Do: Power From On High by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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May 17, 2020  • 6th Sunday in Easter • Online Service

See What Love Can Do:  Cringe by Nathan Oney

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May 10, 2020  • Mother’s Day • Online Service

See What Love Can Do:  The Way, the Truth and the Life by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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May 3, 2020  • In-Home Communion • Online Service

See What Love Can Do:  Many Wonders and Signs by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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April 26, 2020  • 3rd Sunday in Easter • Online Service

Jesus Himself Comes Near…and Stays by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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April 19, 2020  • 2nd Sunday in Easter • Online Service

See What Love Can Do by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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April 12, 2020  • Easter Sunday • Online Service

Lenten Sermon Series

Christ Is Risen! by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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April 5, 2020  • Palm Sunday • Holy Communion • Online Service

Lenten Sermon Series

Still We Shout Hosanna by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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March 27, 2020 • Service of Lessons & Anthems

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March 22, 2020  • Fourth Sunday in Lent • Online Service

Lenten Sermon Series

Category-Defying Bridge by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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March 15, 2020  • Third Sunday in Lent • Children’s Church

Lenten Sermon Series

Creating Bridges by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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March 8, 2020  • Second Sunday in Lent

Lenten Sermon Series

Bridges of Love by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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March 1, 2020  • First Sunday in Lent • Holy Communion 

Lenten Sermon Series

Be the Bridge by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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February 23, 2020  • The Transfiguration • Baptism

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February 16, 2020  • Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany • Children’s Church

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February 9, 2020  • Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany

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February 2, 2020  • Holy Communion

“Blest Are They” by Rev. Patricia Farris 

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January 26, 2020  • Youth Sunday • Faith in Action

“Sermons by the Youth Counselors” by Emily Payne, Jack McHugh, Adam Guerrero

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January 19, 2020  • Second Sunday after Epiphany • Children’s Church

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January 12, 2020  • Baptism of the Lord • Renewal of Baptismal Vows • 
Installation of 2020 Leadership

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January 5, 2020  • Epiphany Sunday, Holy Communion

“Our Journey”   By Rev. Patricia Farris

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