Sermons by Pastor Jae Bates

Exodus 32:1-14

The Collins Dictionary defines calling someone stiff necked as: “they are proud and unwilling to do what other people want.”  We can be like that due to being impatient and not willing to compromise. So how can we work on this?  In the base camp of our church community, near and far, we will wrap up our series: “For The Long Haul.” We will explore the book of Exodus and talk about “The Golden Calf.” We welcome Pastor Jae Bates…

Psalm 19

Daily we take the time to do some reflection, reflection on life and where we are. Whenever we take that pause, it is one that can bring not only insight but creativity. In the base camp of our church community, near and far, we will explore Psalm 19, a Psalm of David. We welcome Pastor Jae Bates as our guest preacher! We will keep the gift of Sabbath, learn sacred stories, sing, pray, reflect, refuel, and revive our sense of…

Do You Love Me?

In the base camp of our church community, near and far, we continue in our “Trifecta” Series as we look at the questions Jesus asked. We will explore John 21 and wrestle with the question “Do You Love Me?”. We will keep the gift of Sabbath, learn sacred stories, sing, pray, reflect, refuel, and revive our sense of reverence! SCRIPTURE: John 21:15-17 (CEB) 15 When they finished eating, Jesus asked Simon Peter, “Simon son of John, do you love me…

Why Are You Afraid?

In the base camp of our church community, near and far, we continue in our “Trifecta” Series as we look at the questions Jesus asked. We will explore Matthew 8 and wrestle with the question “Why Are You Afraid?”. We will keep the gift of Sabbath, learn sacred stories, sing, pray, reflect, refuel, and revive our sense of reverence! SCRIPTURE: Matthew 8:23-27 (CEB) 23 When Jesus got into a boat, his disciples followed him. 24 A huge storm arose on…