ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL 9:00 A.M.
Nursery care is available during Services
August 2 – 10th Sunday after Pentecost
Scripture Reading: Luke 24:36-41a, Matthew 14:22-33, James 1:5-8
Sermon Title: “Doubt”
Synopsis: In this section James compares doubt to a ship without a rudder. He also talks about doubt in reference to praying to God for wisdom. As we seek to be disciples of Jesus doubt inevitably seeps into our lives. How does doubt play a role in your faith journey? How does doubt play a role in our life together as a church? How can we support each other in the midst of our doubt?
August 9 – 11th Sunday after Pentecost - Communion
Scripture Reading: Psalm 138, Romans 12:9-21, James 1:9-11
Sermon Title: “Humility versus Riches”
Synopsis: What kind of glory are we looking for in this life? What kind of a life nourishes our soul versus what kind of life withers our soul? James wisdom for today has to do with the wisdom of seeking humility rather than riches. In your life what has been your own experience with seeking humility and seeking riches? Which brought nourishment to your soul?
August 16 – 12th Sunday after Pentecost – Russell Fericks & Messenger
August 23 – 13th Sunday after Pentecost
Scripture Reading: Matthew 4:1-11, Matthew 13:18-23, James 1:12-16
Sermon Title: “Temptation”
Synopsis: What are the temptations of your life? What are the temptations that draw you away from the life of following Jesus? Do we pray for God to give us the strength to resist the temptations of life? Do we really want to resist the temptations of life? How does temptation play a role in your spiritual journey?
August 30 – 14th Sunday after Pentecost
Scripture Reading: Psalm 119:129-136, Proverbs 2:1-11, James 1:17-27
Sermon Title: “Acts of Giving”
Synopsis: “Every act of giving is a gift from above.” What is James’ implication with those words? As we choose to participate in acts of giving, James says our acts become the very work of God. After expressing that idea James describes a variety of impediments to caring out acts of giving. What impedes you from participating in acts of giving?
"Prophetic Visions of Peace and Justice" - A Community Art Exhibit
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Life at Cottonwood
AUGUST 1 – ANNUAL GOLF SCRAMBLE
AUGUST 3-5 - VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
AUGUST 5 - PW NEEDLEWORK
AUGUST 8 - INTER-FAITH FUN DAY
AUGUST 9 - COMMUNION SUNDAY
AUGUST 13 - WOMEN’S LUNCH BUNCH
AUGUST 19 - MEN’S LUNCH