Archives of Past Services

Enjoy these videos of previous services, as well as text and audio versions of the weekly sermons.

NOTE: At this time we are experiencing technical difficulties in providing audio versions of the sermons; we apologize for this inconvenience while we work on a solution! In the meantime you can listen to the sermons on the provided videos.

August 7, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: The End of the Law (text; audio coming)

July 31, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Spirit of Unity (text and audio coming)

July 24, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Marital Counseling (text; audio coming)

July 17, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Spirit of Peace (text; audio coming)

July 10, 2022::

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: It’s Really That Simple (?) (text; audio coming)

July 3, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: God’s Test (text; audio coming)

June 26, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Five Smooth Stones (text; audio coming)

June 19, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Who Am I? (text; audio coming)

June 12, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: Not Enough (text; audio coming)

June 5, 2022

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: A Real Blowout (text; audio coming)

May 29, 2022:

VIDEO of Summer Worship Service
Sermon: A Surprise Ending (text; audio coming)

May 22, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Sheep Story (text; audio coming)

May 15, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The Hardest Commandment (text; audio coming)

May 8, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Hearing Voices (text; audio coming)

May 1, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Unfinished Business (text; audio coming)

April 24, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Recognizing Jesus (text; audio coming)

April 17, 2022 – Easter Sunday:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Time to Let Go (audio and text)

April 16. 2022:

VIDEO of Holy Saturday Compline service

April 15. 2022:

VIDEO of Good Friday Tenebrae service

April 14, 2022:

VIDEO of Maundy Thursday service

April 10, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A King Without a Crown (text and audio)

April 9, 2022: Memorial Service for The Rev. Keith Brown, Pastor Emeritus

VIDEO of the Service; print the 5-page bulletin

April 3, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Seeds of Life (text and audio)

March 27, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Again & Again, God Loves First (text and audio)

March 20, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Show, Don’t Tell (text and audio)

March 13, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Listen Up (text and audio)

March 6, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Water for the Wilderness (text and audio)

March 2, 2022: Ash Wednesday Service

VIDEO

February 27, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The Sound of Silence (text and audio)

February 20, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Measuring Down (text and audio)

February 13, 2022:

Contemporary Worship Service: cancelled due to weather
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Planted by the Water (text and audio)

February 6. 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Throwing Jesus Away (text and audio)

January 30, 2022:

VIDEO of Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Love: That’s What’s Happenin’ (text and audio)

January 23, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Follow Me (text and audio)

January 16, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Wait for It (text and audio)

January 9, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Follow the Light (text and audio)

January 2, 2022:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Here It Is! (text and audio)

December 26, 2021:

VIDEO of Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Closer to Home: Chosen Home (text and audio)

Christmas Eve – December 24, 2021:

VIDEO of 4 p.m. Intergenerational Family Service
VIDEO of 7 p.m. Traditional Service
VIDEO of 11 p.m. Communion Service
Sermon: Coming Home (text)

December 19, 2021:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Close to Home: Bless this Mess (text and audio)

December 15, 2021:

VIDEO of Longest Night Service
AUDIO of meditation (sermon)

December 12, 2021:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Close to Home: A Full House (text and audio)

December 5, 2021:

VIDEO of Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO of Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Prepare the Way: A Foundation for Peace (text and audio)

November 28, 2021:

VIDEO of Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Longing for Home (text and audio)

November 24, 2021:

VIDEO for Thanksgiving Eve Service

November 21, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Kingdom or Kindom (text and audio)

November 14, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: On the Way: The Road Ahead (text and audio)

November 7, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: On the Way: We’re Going Fishing (text and audio)

October 31, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: On the Way: Standing at the Crossroads (text and audio)

October 24, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: On the Way: Being a Voyager Church (text and audio)

October 17, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: On the Way (text and audio)

October 10, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Neighborhood Church: One Thing to Do (text and audio)

October 3, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Neighborhood Church: Making Partner (text and audio)

September 26, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Neighborhood Church: Building Up, Building Out (text and audio)

September 19, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Neighborhood Church: Faith, Family Style (text and audio)

September 12, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO
for Traditional Worship Service
VIDEO
for Installation Service of The Rev. Lindsey Altvater Clifton
Sermon: A Mustard Seed Church (text and audio)
Sermon: Installation Service (audio)

September 5, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Transformation (text and audio)

August 29, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Salvation (text and audio)

August 22, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Forgiveness (text and audio)

August 15, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The Favor of Your Company (text and audio)

August 8, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Attention (text and audio)

August 1, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Believe (text and audio)

July 25, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Enough (text and audio)

July 18, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Justice (text and audio)

July 11, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Politics (text and audio)

July 4, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Unity (text and audio)

June 27, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Rest (text and audio)

June 20, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Church/Congregation (text and audio)

June 13, 2021:

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Identity (text and audio)

June 6, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Mission (text and audio)

May 30, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Good Word: Grace (text and audio)

May 23, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Speaking the Language (text and audio)

May 16, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Going Far to Come Near (text and audio)

May 9, 2021

VIDEO for Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Love is a Noun and a Verb (text and audio)

May 2, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service 
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The End of Love (text and audio)

April 25, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO for Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The In-Crowd (text and audio)

April 18, 2021

VIDEO for Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Exit, Pursued By a Bear (text and audio)

April 11, 2021

VIDEO for Contemporary Worship Service is unavailable due to technical difficulties
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
VIDEO Easter Hymn Sing (7-page printout of hymns)
Sermon: Closer to Fine (text and audio)

April 4, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Going Ahead (text and audio)

April 3, 2021

VIDEO Holy Saturday Compline Service

April 2, 2021

VIDEO Good Friday Tenebrae Service

April 1, 2021

VIDEO Maundy Thursday Service

March 28, 2021

VIDEO Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Casing the Promised Land (text and audio)

March 21, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Longing for Light (text and audio)

March 14, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: No Going Back (text and audio)

March 7, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Stuck Together (text and audio)

February 28, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Proving Ground (text and audio)

February 21, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Losing to Win (text and audio)

Ash Wednesday – February 17, 2021

Sermon: text and audio

February 14, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: **Spoiler Alert!** (text and audio)

February 7, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Always on the Move (text and audio)

January 31, 2021

VIDEO Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Some Assembly Required (text and audio)

January 24,2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: The One That Got Away (text and audio)

January 17, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Where It Begins (text and audio)

January 10, 2021

VIDEO Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Finding Another Way (text and audio)

January 3, 2021

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Coming Into Our Own (text and audio)

December 27:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Jesus Brings Joy (text and audio)

December 24 – Christmas Eve:

VIDEO Intergenerational Worship Service (5 p.m.)
Sermon for the following services: The Place to Be (text)
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service (7 p.m.)
VIDEO Communion Worship Service (11 p.m.)

December 21:

VIDEO Longest Night Service

December 20:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Do Not Be Afraid (text and audio)

December 13:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Rising in the Ruins (text and audio)

December 6:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Lifting the Valley (text and audio)

November 29:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Preparing a Way in the Wilderness (text and audio)

November 22:
VIDEO Combined Worship Service
Sermon: Mercy Buckets (text and audio)

November 15:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: A Sure Thing (text and audio)

November 8:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO 
Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Keep Your Lamps Trimmed and Burning (text and audio)

November 4: Special Prayer Service for National Healing
VIDEO

November 1:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: Hardly Getting Over It (text and audio)

October 25:
VIDEO
 Combined Worship Service (Note: Because of power outage, this video starts after opening music)
Sermon: Oriented by Love (text and audio)

October 18:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: From the Beginning (text and audio)

October 11:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
Sermon: If You Can’t Pray Anything Nice (text and audio)

October 4:
VIDEO
 Contemporary Worship Service
VIDEO Traditional Worship Service
VIDEO Minute for Mission: CROP Walk for Hunger
Sermon: Moving Up (text and audio)

September 27:
VIDEO Combined Worship service
Sermon: A Fountain of Stone (text and audio)

September 20:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Living Day to Day (text and audio)

September 13:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Keeping Our Enemies Close (text and audio)

September 6:
VIDEO 
Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO 
Traditional Worship service
Sermon: A Useful Problem (text and audio)

August 30:

VIDEO Combined Worship service
Sermon: A Dazzle of Wheelbarrows (text and audio)

August 23:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Building on Shaky Ground (text and audio)

August 16:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: The Best-Laid Plans (text and audio)

August 9:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Extending the Table (text and audio)

August 2:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Imagine! (text and audio)

July 26:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Exiled Home (text and audio)

July 19:

VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Advent in July (text and audio)

July 12:
VIDEO
 Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Up With a Twist (text and audio)

July 5:
VIDEO Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: Pulling Our Weight (text and audio)

June 28:
VIDEO
 Contemporary Worship service
VIDEO Traditional Worship service
Sermon: A Command Performance (text and audio)

June 21:
VIDEO: Contemporary Worship
VIDEO: Traditional Worship
Sermon: A Clear Signal (text and audio)

June 14:
VIDEO: 
Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: The Big Reveal (text and audio)

June 7:
VIDEO: Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: Putting Things in Order (text and audio)

May 31:
VIDEO:
 Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: What Do We Do Now? (text and audio)

May 24:
VIDEO: Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: The Grammar of Grace (text)

May 17:
VIDEO:
 Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: Loving Freedom (text)

May 10:
VIDEO
: Contemporary Service
VIDEO: Traditional Service
Sermon: Living and Loving in God Mode (text)

VIDEO of May 3 Contemporary Service (the service starts at the 3:00 mark)
VIDEO of May 3 Traditional Service (the service starts at the 4:00 mark)
Sermon: Unbound Grief (text)

VIDEO of April 26 Contemporary Service (the service starts about the 4:30 mark)
VIDEO of April 26 Traditional Service (the service starts at the 2:00 mark)
Sermon: Groans of Hope (text)

VIDEO of April 19 Contemporary Service (the service starts at the 7:00 mark)
VIDEO of April 19 Traditional Service (the service starts at the 6:30 mark)
Sermon: My Lord and My God! (text)

April 12: (Easter Sunday)
VIDEO
: Contemporary Service (the service starts at the 9:00 mark)
VIDEO: Traditional Service (the service starts at the 10:00 mark)
Sermon: He is Not Here (text)

April 11 (Holy Saturday)
VIDEO
: Compline Service (the service starts at about the 5:30 mark)

April 10 (Good Friday)
VIDEO: 
Tenebrae Service (the service starts at the 6:00 mark)

April 5 (Palm Sunday)
VIDEO
:
 Contemporary Service (the service starts at the 6:00 mark)
VIDEO: Traditional Service(the service starts at the 7:00 mark)
Sermon: Listening for the Stones (text)

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2344 Center Street
Bethlehem, PA 18017

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Senior Pastor/Head of Staff: The Rev. J.C. Austin
Associate Pastor for Formation and Justice:
The Rev. Lindsey Altvater Clifton
Director of Music Ministries: David Macbeth
Preschool Director: Laura Hawk
Rentals/Facility Usage: Pam Marth
Facilities Maintenance Manager: Kevin Konczyk

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