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“I Ain’t No Voodoo Witch Doctor” – A Reflection for Ash Wednesday by Rev. Steve Nofel

February 14, 2024

As most of you know I spent the first 30 plus years of my life as a Roman Catholic.  And the last few of those years I was a Roman Catholic…

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February 2024 Newsletter

February 7, 2024

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January 7, 2024 – What Prevents Me from Being Baptized?

January 8, 2024

A sermon preached by Rev. Stephen Hollaway What Prevents Me from Being Baptized? Acts 8:26-39 How is it that the Christian message was made known to Gentiles? How did a…

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December 31, 2023 Sermon – I’ll Bet You Didn’t Know Rafiki was in the Bible

January 4, 2024

Our son Matt really dislikes glitter. He rants loud and long when he opens a greeting card and glitter that is no longer stuck to the card comes out of…

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January 2024 Community Newsletter

January 2, 2024

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December 24, 2023 Sermon – Linus Dropped His Blanket Twice!

December 24, 2023

  My Fourth Sunday of Advent message is simple.  My Christmas Eve morning message is simple.  I even like it so much I may even someday have it tattooed onto…

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December 10, 2023 Sermon – I Got the Joy, Joy, Joy, Joy – Where?

December 10, 2023

In one of my churches, we had a high school English teacher in the congregation. He was always willing to be so helpful. Pointing out split-infinitives – I still don’t…

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11/26/2023 Sermon – Pastor Steve’s World Famous Funnel

December 4, 2023

Today we are talking about two people who are hugely important in the coming of our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Two people who had to step into a new…

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November 19, 2023 Sermon – Holes

December 4, 2023

ABOUT REV. CHRISTA BURNS: Christa was born in Iowa, and has lived in Southern California, Tulsa, St. Louis, New York City and Baltimore. She graduated with an MDiv from Union…

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December 2023 Community Newsletter

December 4, 2023

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November 12, 2023 Sermon – Foolish Bridesmaids

November 12, 2023

  Rev. Steve Nofel First & Franklin Street Presbyterian Church November 12, 2023 Philippians 3:12-14 Matthew 25:1-13 As Anna and Jason will witness, I selected the wrong Gospel reading for…

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November 2023 Community Newsletter

November 2, 2023

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