Stream Sunday Sermons

Learning From the Past to Navigate the Future

A Passion to Live the Gospel, May 12, Dr. Steve Lewis

Personal and Social Holiness, May 5, Dr. Steve Lewis

Holy Week 2019

The Surprise, April 21, Dr. Steve Lewis

The Lenten Sketches, April 19. Solveig Nyberg & GUMC Choir

Suffering Series (Lent/2019)

From Celebration to Sorrow, April 14, Dr. Steve Lewis

Suffering and Compassion, April 7, Lydia Henry

Suffering for Christ, March 31, Dr. Steve Lewis

The Pain of Suffering, March 24, Dr. Steve Lewis

God's Awareness of Suffering, March 17, Dr. Steve Lewis

My Confidence is Your Faithfulness, March 10, DeLynn Dellarosa-Bady


The Post Easter Jesus, April 28, Dr. Steve Lewis

One in Christ (USCC and GUMC 1st Year Celebration), March 3, Dr. Steve Lewis

Old, New and In Between

The Church and the Future, February 24, Dr. Steve Lewis

Lessons from a Fisherman, February 17, Dr. Reggie Nichols

Family, Tribe and All, February 3, Dr. Steve Lewis

Welcoming All, January 27, Dr. Steve Lewis

Looking Back and Moving Forward, January 20, Dr. Steve Lewis

Baptism, January 13, Amanda Nicol

Hope Series (Advent)(2018)

Seeking, January 6, Dr. Steve Lewis

Grace Keeps Going, Christmas Keeps Flowing, December 30, Tom Renardo

Christmas Eve, December 24, GUMC 

Hope, December 23, Dr. Lewis

The Coming One, December 9, Dr. Lewis

The Day is Coming, December 2, Dr. Lewis

Truth Series

Foundational Truth, November 24, Dr. Lewis

Speaking Truth to Power, November 18, Dr. Lewis

What is Truth, November 4, Dr. Lewis

Justice Series

What Does God Require of Us, October 28, Dr. Lewis

Love Who, October 21, Dr. Lewis

Justice and the Human Condition October 7, Dr. Lewis

Seeking Justice September 30, Dr. Lewis

What is Justice September 23, Dr. Lewis

Summer Series

Poor Pigs September 2, Dr. Lewis

Don't Sleep in Windows or Play with Snakes August 26, Dr. Lewis

Naked Noah, Oh What A Sight August 12, Dr. Lewis

Holy Hanky July 22, Dr Lewis 

Assessing a Situation July 8,  Dr. Lewis

Response to Injustice June 24,  Dr. Lewis

Don't Touch a Dead Prophet June 17,  Dr. Lewis

Other Sermons

Abundance from Trust, November 11, Tom Renardo

Crossing Over September 16, Reverend Erin Martin

One Book, Many Voices September 9, Reverend Anne Robertson

The Spirit of The Lord Conversation August 19, Dr. Steve Lewis and DeLynn Dellarosa-Bady

Voices from the Balcony August 5, Pastor Pete Timoteo

A Tale of Two Kingdoms July 29, Kristofer LaBenske (Quad W Intern)

Pentecost and Trinity

That's The Spirit: God's Call for Unity June 3 Pastor Pete Timoteo

The Spirit May 20 Dr. Lewis

The Formation of the Story

Understanding the Cross May 13 Dr. Lewis

Deconstructing the Story May 6 Adam Jenkins

Building a Foundation Apr 29 Dr. Lewis

We Know Love by This Apr 22 Pr. Thomas Renardo

Telling the Story Apr 15 Dr. Lewis

A Teaching Church Apr 8 Dr. Lewis & LaVerne Lewis (no relation)

Holy Week (2018)

What do you believe? Apr 1 Dr. Lewis

Short-Lived Celebration Mar 25 Dr. Lewis

Lenten Series

     Who Are You? Mar 18 Carolann Unger

Self-Denial Mar 11 Dr. Lewis

     The Body of Christ Mar 4 Dr. Lewis and Petaia Timoteo 
     (Joint Service with United Samoan Community Church)

The Body of Christ Mar 4 Dr. Lewis

Repentance Feb 25 Dr. Lewis

A Time of Reflection Feb 18 Dr. Lewis

Religion and Politics

Balancing Politics and Religion Feb 11 Dr. Lewis

Faith as Social Activism Feb 4 Dr. Lewis

God Ordained Leaders? Jan 28 Dr. Lewis

Navigating Faith and Culture Jan 21 Dr. Lewis


From a Mountain of Despair, A Stone of Hope Jan 15 LaVerne Lewis, Shequoyae Belton, Marquis Boston, Joanne Stewart, Teqila Leday

Epiphany Sermons (2018)

Baptized in the Lord, Filled with the Spirit Jan 14 Thomas Renardo

Gloria Patri Jan 7 Adam Jenkins

Christmastide (2017)

Encountering God Dec 31 Dr. Lewis

No Greater Love Dec 24 Dr. Lewis

Advent Series

"Go Sing It on the Mountain," Pepper Choplin Dec 17 Chancel Choir

Jazz Christmas Dec 10 (3p.m.) Harmony & Soul

Preparing the Way for Peace Dec 10 Dr. Lewis

Hope for the Future Dec 3 Dr. Lewis

Pre-Advent Sermons

The Stewardship of Life Nov 26 (11 a.m.) Rev. Pete Timoteo

Conversation on Faith and Music Nov 26 (9 a.m.) Chance Eichner

Building Together Nov 19 Dr. Lewis

Hoping for the Impossible Nov 12 Dr. Lewis

Reformation Series (500th Anniversary Ed.)

A 21st Century Reformation Nov 5 Dr. Lewis

Money, Madness, and the Church Oct 29 Dr. Lewis

"Sola Scriptura" Oct 22 Dr. Lewis

     Leaving God on the Table Oct 15 LaVerne Lewis (LAITY SUNDAY)

Justification by Faith Oct 8 Dr. Lewis

Unsatisfied: The Struggle for Faith Oct 1 Dr. Lewis

Being Human - Understanding God

Fear, Hate and Love Sep 24 Dr. Lewis

God and Humanity Sep 17 Dr. Lewis

The Plan Sep 10 Dr. Lewis

God's Presence Sept 3 Dr. Lewis

Summer Series

Finding a Metaphor Aug 27 Dr. Lewis

Crumbs for the Outsider Aug 20 Tom Renardo

My God = Your God? Aug 13 Adam Jenkins

How Did I Get Here? Aug 6 Shequoyae Belton (QuadW Missional Intern)

The places where God meets with us Jul 30 Amanda Kitz (QuadW Missional Intern)

Here I Am: A Testimony Jul 23 Medora Neely (QuadW Missional Intern)

I Had A Dream Jul 16 Dr. Lewis

A Conversation with Mike Nobles Jul 9 Steve, Adam and Mike Nobles

Oh Hell, Eternal Damnation? Jul 2 Adam Jenkins

Is Half Better Than Nothing? Jun 26 Dr. Lewis

A Most Unusual Wedding Gift Jun 18 Dr. Lewis

A Teaching Church with a Mission: Intern Introductions Jun 11 Dr. Lewis

Meeting Jesus: Embracing the Christ

Revelation on the Christ Jun 6 Dr. Lewis

Anti-Christ May 28 Dr. Lewis

Peter and the Christ May 21 Dr. Lewis

Paul and the Christ May 14 Dr. Lewis

A New Messiah May 7 Dr. Lewis

     The Messiah, Anointed One, The Christ Apr 30 Dr. Lewis (diverges from  current series)

Meeting Jesus, Yesterday and Today Apr 24 Adam Jenkins

Holy Week

Easter Sermon: The Mystery of Resurrection Apr 16 Dr. Lewis

Good Friday Tenebrae Service Apr 14 GUMC Chancel Choir led by Dr. Roger Nickerson

Maundy Thursday Communion Apr 13 Chris Rorrer, Adam Jenkins and Dr. Lewis

Palm and Passion Sunday Sermons Apr 9 Adam Jenkins and Dr Lewis

Meeting Jesus

Jesus and Women: The Anointing at Bethany Apr 2 Rev. Erin Martin

A Question We All Must Answer Mar 26 Dr. Lewis

On Authority: We Want A King Mar 19 Adam Jenkins

An Occasion for Temptation Mar 12 Dr. Lewis

Jesus and the Party People Mar 5 Adam Jenkins

Race and Religion

Dream and Wishes Feb 26 Dr. Lewis

Race, Religion and Class Feb 19 Dr. Lewis

Jesus and the Canaanite Woman Feb 12 Dr. Lewis

Strangers in the Land Feb 5 Dr. Lewis

The Stranger Jan 27 Dr. Lewis

Christmas and New Year (2016)

New Hope and a New Year Jan 22 Dr. Lewis

Christmas Stories Dec 25th Hosted by Steve Lewis and Adam Jenkins

Christ Story Reflection Dec 18th Adam Jenkins


Poetic Theology Dec 11th Dr. Lewis

The Song of Mary Dec 4th Dr. Lewis

Prophetic Imagination Nov 27th Dr. Lewis


Symbols, Signs and the Senses Nov 20th Abbie Barash

On Unknown: Post-Election Reflection Nov 13th Dr. Lewis 

Cup of Wrath Nov 6th Adam Jenkins

The Symbols of Our Faith Oct 30th Dr. Lewis


Stewardship Oct 23rd Rev. Steve Ross

Dominus Oct 16th Adam Jenkins

The Kingdom of God Series

Kingdom and Community a Dialogue: Michael and Steve Oct 9th Dr. Lewis and Michael Lubek

The Kingdom Expressed: Antioch and Jerusalem Oct 2nd Dr. Lewis

The Kingdom as Root Metaphor for Christianity Sept 25 Dr. Lewis

Kingdom=Pharaoh² Sept 18 Adam Jenkins

Thy Kingdom Come Sept 11 Dr. Lewis

Wisdom from the Mountain Sept 4 Adam Jenkins

A Reflection on Pride Aug 28 Adam Jenkins

Summer Stories

Hagar: Slave, Surrogate and Outcast Aug 21 Dr. Lewis

Drop Dead Aug 14 Dr. Lewis

Stewardship July 31 Adam Jenkins

Bad Breath July 24 Adam Jenkins

Discovering God in Chaos July 17 Dr. Lewis

Conversation with Adam Jenkins July 10 Dr. Lewis

Take up the cross July 3 Dr. Lewis

Cooking Lessons June 26 Garrett Eastwood Speaker

Do not make stupid deals with God! June 19 Dr. Lewis

How Circumcision Saved Moses June 12 Dr. Lewis

The Fortune Teller  June 5 Dr. Lewis

The Centurion, the Servant and Jesus May 29 Dr. Lewis

The Changing Face of Ministry

Reflections on the Future May 22

What Does This Mean? May 15 Pentecost

Missionaries and Conversation May 8

Celebrations and Festivals May 1

Who is Hungry? April 17 Garrett Eastwood

New Wine April 10

Ready or Not April 3

Lenten Season: Stories of Spiritual Struggles

Have You Experienced the Resurrection? March 27 Easter

The Struggle to Believe  March 20 Palm Sunday

Really God March 13 Rev Janet Schlenker

Dinner with God March 6

The Struggle of a People Feb. 28 

Struggling with God   Feb. 21

Spiritual Struggle Feb. 14

1st Century Lessons for 21st Century Christians

What to Believe Feb. 7

Kindness & Culture Jan. 31

Who Belongs? Jan. 24

One for All, All for One Jan. 17 Garrett Eastwood

From Fear to Faith Jan. 10

Where it All Began Jan. 3 Garrett Eastwood

Advent: The Stories of Christmas (2015)

All Grown Up  Dec. 27

Jubilation Dec. 20

The Messiah  Dec. 13

Peace and Celebration  Dec. 6

Anticipation Nov. 29

Joy and Happiness

Gratitude Nov. 22

Joy and Despair Nov. 15

Make a Joyful Noise   Nov. 8 Jim Fellers & Steve Lewis

The Joy of Discovery Nov. 1

Living a Joyful Life Oct. 25

The Imagination, The Church and the Future

Belong, Behave, Believe Oct. 18 Janet Schlenker and Robert Potter

Grace and the Kingdom  Oct. 11 Garrett Eastwood

Imagination Oct. 4

Writing Our Story Sept. 27

Creating Something New Sept. 20

What's Next? Sept. 13

Summer Stories

Walking with God, Moving Forward  Sept. 6

Skinny Dipping in the Jordan Aug. 30

Lefty vs Hefty  Aug. 23 Garrett Eastwood, Ministry Resident

Deborah Aug. 16 Rev. Janet Schlenker

God's Chosen Prostitute   Aug. 2

When Donkeys Talk  July 26

Blessings and Curse  July 19

David & Goliath  July 12

Choices July 5

Hospitality, Vulnerability and Hostility Jessie Thompson Guest Preacher June 28

 Power of Yeast Amanda Nicol June 21

The Church, Its Mission and Future 

Being, Becoming & Doing  June 7

Lights, Camera, Call May 31

The Holy Spirit: Getting Loose and Getting Busy May 24

A Teaching Church  May 17

Owning Your Faith    May 10

The New Normal   May 3

The Church, Its Mission and the Future  April 26

Grace and Love  April 19 Dr. Robert Potter- Lay Leader preaching

Doubt April 12  Amanda Nicol preaching

Easter Sunday

Resurrection: History, Mystery or Conspiracy

Journey into Lent

Struggle in Gethsemane   March 29

The Value of Confession  March 22

Snake on the Pole  March 15

Enduring Suffering  March 8th

A Theology of Suffering   March 1st

Journey into Lent  Feb. 22nd

What Does it Mean to be Christian?

Living a Holy Life   Feb 15

Seek Justice  Feb. 8

Feb. 1, 2015 Discovering Our Neighbor

Call to Community   Jan. 25, 2015

Jan, 18, 2015 Characteristic of a Christian

Greatest Commandment Jan. 11, 2015