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2016 Recordings

2016 Minister Recordings will be available the Wednesday after each service.  If you are interested in digital downloads of the services or CDs please contact the Church office.

May 29, 2016

Melody Johnson Staff

Rev. Melody Johnson:  “The Church of the Second Chance

June 5, 2016


Mr. Greg VanderHorn:  “Ready, Set, Smile!”



June 12, 2016

Mike Mccain

 Rev. Michael McCain: “Your Sins Are Forgiven…Go In Peace.
June 19, 2016
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Rev. Dr. Trygve Johnson
Sunday Service: “The Moment”
Vespers: “Credo”
Monday Musings: “The Future of the Church, Opportunities & Assumptions”
Part I
Part II

June 25, 2016
Mary Jane Lawrie
Mary Jane Lawrie
October 12, 1919 – November 22, 2015
A Service of Thanksgiving  and Celebration of Life

Memorial Service Part I

Memorial Service Part II

  June 26, 2016


Rev. Faith Fowler




Sunday Service:  Ruth 1:1-22   “Three Women in Black

Vespers:  Ecclesiastes 3:1-8   “Michigan Theology”

Monday Musings:  John 1:46   “Can Anything Good Come Out of Detroit?

Due to technical difficulties this Monday Musings recording is not available.

July 1, 2016

2015 (Sunset From Pine Cliff) CoverEpworth Veteran’s Memorial Dedication




July 3rd, 2016


Rev. Steve Eason




Sunday Service:  Acts 7:54 – 8:1  ““Ditches Worth Dying In;  Stephen”            

Vespers:   Psalm 8  “Truths Worth Sacrificing For;  Galileo”      

Monday Musings Part I:  John 15:1-5  “A Church Worth Pruning:  Jesus”

Monday Musings Part II:

July 10th, 2016

Dr. Cleophus LaRue




Sunday Service:  Matthew 25:14-25   “What Are You Afraid Of?

Vespers:  “It Will Surely Come

Monday Musings:  John 3:16   “The Changing Faces of Christianity

July 17th, 2016

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Sunday Service: John 6:1-14   “Sitting on Your Lunches”

Vespers:  Psalm 34 v. 6; Paul Chapter 3 v. 12   “Be Radiant & Bold”

Monday Musings Part I:  Exodus 31-12 & Luke 5:1-11   “What Transforms Us

Monday Musings Part II:

July 24th, 2016

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Sunday Service: Mark 7:31-37 “The Sound of the Gospel

Vespers: Matthew 25:31-46 “When Did We See You?”

Monday Musings Part I: “What’s Happening to Worship in the Twitter Age?”

Monday Musings Part II:

July 31st, 2016
Presbybop Quartet 004 Rev. Bill Carter and the Presbybop Quartet




Presbybop Introduction:

Sunday Service Song I:

Sunday Service Song II:

Sunday Service Sermon: 2 Chronicles 5:5-14  “Upstaging the Clergy

Vespers: Isaiah 49:8-13   “As Mountains Break into Song

Due to technical difficulties the Presbybops Vespers service is not available. 

Monday Musings Song I:

Monday Musings Song II:

Monday Musings Part I: “Chasing the Unfinished Song: Jazz as Trust in Motion”

Monday Musings Part II:

August 7th            Dr. Bill Bouknight

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Sunday Service:  Luke 15:11-24   “Homecoming

Vespers:  Luke 15:25-32   “The Playboy and the Plowboy

Monday Musings I:  “Prime the Pump

Monday Musings II:

August 14th          Rev. Dr. Geoffrey Hoare

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Sunday Service:  Matthew 22:1-14   “The Wedding Banquet”

Vespers:  Luke 13:1-9   “The Fig Tree

Monday Musings Part I:  John 4: 1-26  “True Worship

Monday Musings Part II:

August 21st          Rev. Grace Imathiu





Sunday Service:  John 4:1-8 “Life & Death Conversations

Vespers: John 4:166-18 “When the Personal Gets Political!”

Monday Musings Part I: John 4                                                                                                                         “Reading the Bible with an African Woman’s Christian  Eyes”

Monday Musings Part II:

August 28th          Dr. Philip Johnson

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Sunday Service:  Isaiah  6:1-8   “Watch Out for Low Flying Angel-Seraphs!

Vespers:  Psalm 113:3   “Sunrise, Sunset: The Rhythm of God’s Grace”

Monday Musings Part I:  Matthew 5:17-20, (38-48 NRSV)

Lead Like a Heretic: A Calm Corner Conversation

Monday Musings Part II:

September 4th      Rev. Melody Johnson

Melody Johnson Staff




Labor Day Weekend Service:  Matthew 20:20-28 “The Greatest Sermon Ever!


September 11th     Mr. Ross Hoekstra





Sunday Service:  Esther 4  “Of Mice & Men