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On a Scale From 1 to 10

by David Snapper, Associate Pastor on July 15, 2020
Jayna stared dully through a small security window, down a long corridor, and focused on the steel entry doors. Her parents eventually entered those doors, cleared security, and walked the long aisle towards the meeting room. Jayna dominated the meeting space with body language, a barely concealed rage, and complete silence. No words...
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God has a History of fixing broken experiences.

God has a History of fixing broken experiences.

by David Snapper, Associate Pastor on June 24, 2020
God has a history of fixing the broken experiences. God will wade into the most desperate of situations, choose the least-likely person sitting on the sidelines to be his helper, and then create...
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3 Healing and the Miracle on Ice-3

3 Healing and the Miracle on Ice-3

by David Snapper, SUMC Associate Pastor on June 3, 2020
Life has some Amazing Victories. In 1980, the victory was the Olympic Ice Hockey Team. Everyone knew the Russians (Soviets) would crush the Americans. Soviets supported their teams as a matter of...
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The Way of Jesus

The Way of Jesus

by Dave Snapper | Associate Pastor on April 22, 2020
Don’t you love the way Jesus saw people who were lurking on the fringes of life even when they were in the middle of their world? He had a way of seeing people who were being...
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Connect

Connect

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on March 19, 2020
It may seem counter-intuitive, but we need to more connected now in necessary physical isolation than ever before. Gotta do it. The writer of Hebrews warned Jewish Christians back in the first...
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New Year Fast

New Year Fast

by anonymous on December 31, 2019
Pastor John's food for thought about fasting... Silverdale United is once again starting the New Year with a three week season of prayer and fasting. Sound intimidating? It’s not. We are...
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“For a child is born to us, a son is given to us.”

“For a child is born to us, a son is given to us.”

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on November 27, 2019
Jayden Mateo Antonio Kronz was born Tuesday, November 26th, 10:31 a.m. measuring 19" and weighing 6 lbs.God speaks through babies. It's part of the human race's love language. We have experienced...
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Call to Prayer

Call to Prayer

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on November 20, 2019
Call to Prayer Mark 1:35-36 (NLT) 35 The next morning Jesus awoke long before daybreak and went out alone into the wilderness to pray. 36 Later Simon and the others went out to find...
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Saints Get Equipped

Saints Get Equipped

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on September 25, 2019
Saints Get Equipped by John Weston You pay your financial advisor to help you plan for the future. You pay a restaurant to provide you with a fabulous meal. You pay a physical trainer to make you...
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Get Away!

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on August 7, 2019
Twinlow United Methodist Camp Get Away! We can't run all the time. We can't keep doing one ministry event after another after another after another. Do you know any Energizer Bunnies who...
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by anonymous on July 10, 2019
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Walking Into The Ocean

Walking Into The Ocean

by Rev. John Weston, Senior Pastor on July 10, 2019
Walking into the Ocean by John Weston Genesis 1:9-13 9 And God said, "Let the waters beneath the sky be gathered into one place so dry ground may appear." And so it was. 10 God named the dry...
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Heavenly Worship

Heavenly Worship

by Rev. Larry Eddings on June 18, 2019
HEAVENLY WORSHIPRev. Larry Eddings The Apostle John was given a vision of things that were happening - and are to happen, in heaven, including worship around God’s throne. John saw that those...
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Invite

Invite

by John Weston on April 10, 2019
Tim Smith eyeing a street sign before we put in our church's new tile in 2014. Invite by John Weston Never underestimate the power of a holiday for inviting people to church. You know and I...
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Seattle is Dying

Seattle is Dying

by John Weston on March 20, 2019
Seattle Is Dying Provocative, no? This is the title of a KOMO news documentary/opinion piece that aired for a solid hour with no commercials on channel 4 Saturday evening, March 16, at 8:00 p.m....
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