Archives of Past Services

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

September 19, 2021

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

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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Mail:

2344 Center Street
Bethlehem, PA 18017

Call Us:

610-867-5865

Media Inquiries:

Carol Burns
Communications Manager
610-867-5865, ext. 238

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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
Pastoral Associate: The Rev. Sue Bennetch
Director of Music Ministries: David Macbeth
Preschool Director: Laura Hawk
Rentals/Facility Usage: Cristy Mette
Facilities Manager: Rebecca Angione

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