Cultivating the Wilderness: Is God Among Us?

February 28, 2021

Cultivating the Wilderness: Is God Among Us?

The wilderness creates challenges. When we are faced with those challenges, we turn to God. But is God listening? Is God Among Us? That is the question Reverend Patrick Messer explores. Is God Among Us?

00:00 Start 00:10 Music Begins 10:25 Prelude Music Begins 15:02 OPEN 15:30 GREETING – Knolan Hudson 16:14 Poetry Prayers – Judy Waible 18:45 Take a breath – Knolan Hudson 19:30 MUSICAL OFFERING #1 21:27 CHILDREN’S MOMENT – Rebecca Morello 24:22 SCRIPTURE READING – Nancy Besack 26:08 Introduction of Minister – Knolan Hudson 26:38 SERMON – Rev. Patrick Messer 39:36 COMMUNION – Rev. Patrick Messer 41:57 MUSICAL OFFERING #2 44:13 PASTORAL PRAYER – Rebecca Morello 45:20 CLOSING COMMENTS AND BLESSING – Knolan Hudson 47:13 Slideshow and ending graphic

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