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Select 2016 and older sermons appear below:

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Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 31, 2016
Ms. Christian Peele, Director of Stewardship & Development

When God Gets Political - Next
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 24, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

When God Gets Political - Enough
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 17, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

When God Gets Political - Interrupted
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 10, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Make Naaman Great Again
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 3, 2016
The Rev. Bertram Johnson, Minister of Justice, Advocacy, and Change

When the Problem is Bone Deep
Pride Sunday
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 26, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Brad Braxton, Guest Preacher

Obey and Submit
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 19, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Chosen
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 12, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

A Matter of Life and Death
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 5, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

The Spirit that Makes a Nation Great
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 29, 2016
The Rev. Dr. James Forbes, Jr., Senior Minister Emeritus

Losing Our Minds
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 22, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

If We Knew Then...
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Pentecost Sunday, May 15, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Answering the Call to Holiness - Together
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 8, 2016
Dr. Arnold Eisen, Guest Preacher

Lame Excuses
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 1, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Peter’s Report: Trumped
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 24, 2016
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

The Open Window
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 17, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Tom Long, Guest Preacher

Stopped In Our Tracks
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 10, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

The Silent Footsteps of Our Power
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 3, 2016
The Rev. Cornell Brooks, Guest Preacher

Can I Welcome New Life?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Easter Sunday, March 27, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Step Up?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Palm Sunday, March 20, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Be Open?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 13, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Forgive?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 6, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Admit I'm Wrong?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 28, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Give Up My Life?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 21, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Can I Resist Temptation?
Part of our 2016 Lenten Worship Series: A Questioning Faith
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 14, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Shine, Jesus, Shine
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 7, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Jesus Offends Me
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 31, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

1 Samuel 1:9-17; 3:1-10
Audio-Spreaker
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Ms. Christian Peele,
Minister of Stewardship and Development

Changing the Story
MLK Sunday

Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 17, 2016
The Rev. Kevin Wright, Minister of Education

Like A Dove Descending
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 10, 2016
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

Where All Are Welcome
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 3, 2016
The Rev. John C. Dorhauer, Guest Preacher

The God Who Walks Among Us
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 27, 2015
The Rev. Rachel Johnson, Director of Communications & Public Relations

What Can I Bring Him?
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 20, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

If You're Happy And You Know It
Sermon Video-Vimeo
Church School Christmas Pageant Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 13, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Let There Be Peace On Earth?
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 6, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Live As If You Believe
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 29, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Who Do You Love?
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 22, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

One Riverside: Become
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 15, 2015
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

One Riverside: Believe - 85th Anniversary Celebration
Visit Official 85th Anniversary Website
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 8, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

One Riverside: Belong - All Saints Sunday
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 1, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Losing My Religion: Can't Take My Eyes Off Of You
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 25, 2015
The Rev. Kevin Wright, Minister of Education

Losing My Religion: Who Will Save My Soul?
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 18, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Losing My Religion: True Colors
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 11, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Losing My Religion: The Sound of Silence
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 4, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

(no title)
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Brian McLaren, Guest Preacher

One Way or Another
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, September 20, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Wake Up Call for the World
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, September 13, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister

Jesus, Justice, and Jobs
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, September 6, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy Butler, Senior Minister &
Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

Inside Job
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, August 30, 2015
The Rev. Kevin Wright, Minister of Education

An (un)Might Fortress
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, August 23, 2015
The Rev. Dr. April Stace Vega,
Minister of Worship and the Arts

S.T.O.P.: See The Other Possibilities
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, August 16, 2015
The Rev. Debra Northern, Minister of Parish Care

Main Course
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, August 9, 2015
The Rev. Kevin Wright, Minister of Education

(No Title)
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, August 2, 2015
Ms. Christian Peele,
Minister of Stewardship and Development

If We Are Silent
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 26, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Luke A. Powery, Guest Preacher

Beyond Borders
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 19, 2015
The Rev. Michael E. Livingston, Executive Minister

Trust: Fail
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 12, 2015
The Rev. Dr. April Stace Vega,
Minister of Worship and the Arts

Celebrating the 4th Like a Good Citizen... and Christian
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, July 5, 2015
The Rev. J. Brent Walker, Guest Preacher

A Message for Those Who Watch for the Morning -
Pride Sunday

Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 28, 2015
The Rev. Allyson Robinson, Guest Preacher

The Hardest Question
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 21, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Death in a Tenured Position
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 14, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Jana Childers, Guest Preacher

Transformed by the Spirit
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, June 7, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Adopted by the Spirit
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 31, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Visited by the Spirit - Pentecost
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 24, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

It Starts Now
Read Online
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 17, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Blowin' in the Wind
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 10, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Walking Wilderness Roads
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, May 3, 2015
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

Elevator Speech
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 26, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Changing Our Minds
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 19, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

The Simple Power of Presence
Audio - mp3
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, April 12, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Robert C. Dykstra, Guest Preacher

The Rest of the Story
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Easter Sunday, April 5, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Around the Table
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Maundy Thursday, April 2, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Conflicted
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 29, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

What You Wish For
Read - PDF
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 22, 2015
The Rev. Kevin Wright

Cliché
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 15, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

A Word for the World
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 8, 2014
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

A Hard Word
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, March 1, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

When God is Silent
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 22, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Dusty and Divine
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Ash Wednesday, February 18, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Dazzled
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 15, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

The Wisdom of Ioreth
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 8, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Margaret Aymer, P.hD., Guest Preacher

Love Lessons
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, February 1, 2015
The Rev. John Janka, Interim Minister of Membership, Care, and Parish Life

Relentless
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 25, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Words Lifted Up
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 18, 2014
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

Spotlight
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 11, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

The Light Moves With You
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, January 4, 2015
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Moved by the Spirit to See the Light
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 28, 2014
The Rev. Julie Johnson Staples, Interim Minister of Education

Embracing The Baby
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Christmas Eve
Sunday, December 24, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

We, too, Sing Freedom
Audio - mp3
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 21, 2014
The Rev. Traci deVon Blackmon, Guest Preacher

Illumine Joy
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 14, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Illumine Peace
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, December 07, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Illumine Hope
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 30, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

At the Center of Things
Read - pdf
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 23, 2014
The Rev. Michael Livingston, Executive Minister

Living Generously: Talents
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 16, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Whatever Happened to Crazy?
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 09, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Brian K. Blount, Guest Preacher

Living Generously: Relationships
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, November 02, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Living Generously: Systems
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 26, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Precious in God’s Sight: Answering the Call to Cherish and Protect Every Child
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Marian Wright Edelman, Children's Sabbath Guest Preacher

No Jacket Required
Read Online
Audio - mp3
Video-Vimeo
Bulletin - pdf
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Invited to Freedom
Read Online
Audio-mp3
Video-Vimeo
Sunday, October 5, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

We Are Sorry
Audio-mp3
Sunday, September 28, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President, Union Theological Seminary, preaching

Learning to Say Thank You
Read Online
Audio-mp3
Video-Vimeo
Sunday, September 21, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister

Forward
Read Online
Audio-mp3
Video-Vimeo
Sunday, September 14, 2014
The Rev. Dr. Amy K. Butler, Senior Minister