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Sunday, October 13, 2019Rev. Lowell BlackPhilippians 4:4-9John…
Sunday, October 6, 2019Senior Pastor Rev. Kevin T. Miller1…
Sunday, September 29, 2019Senior Pastor Kevin T. MillerEphesians…
Sunday, September 22, 2019Senior Pastor Rev. Kevin T. MillerEcclesiastes…
Various pastors will be giving their perspective on what the Scriptures have to say about Practicing Extravagant Generosity.
We need others to find faith and identity.
Take the lowest place, so that when your host comes, he will say to you "Friend, move up to a better place." Luke 14:10 (NIV)
Join us for our summer sermon series designed to coincide with our summer devotional.
Various members of the Valpo FUMC Youth Group share their reflections and experiences.
This message is from Rev. Dee Miller, Pastor of Visitation at Valpo FUMC.
Father's Day message by guest speaker, Rev. Norm Femrite
Memorial Day - Remembering that Memorial Day is not about the veterans, it's about those who didn't survive the war.
Confirmation 2019 Service
Youth Pastor / Worship Leader Marc Adams gives the message this Mother's Day 2019
Communioninity - a special message for Communion Sunday
Lay speaker, Sarah Black, asks what OUR Jesus looks like, while giving an explanation of THE Jesus from the Bible.
The Triumph of His Defeat
The Tragedy of His Victory
"Then Jesus Came from Galilee . . ." Matthew 3:13
Join us for the first sermon series of 2019.
Several from our church family share their "God is Good" moments during this service.
A special Christmas Eve message as we prepare to celebrate the birth of Messiah Jesus.
As we prepare for Christmas, No Deposit - No Return covers the meaning of the four Advent candles during this Advent season.
Thanksgiving week message
Is there ever enough faith? What if we spoke of faith in its present tense and focused on how we practice and share our faith through Jesus?
Series "Mind the Gap" concludes with Faith Promise Sunday on October 14.
Special message by Pastor Bob Coolman with Operation Classroom.
50th Cornerstone Anniversary Celebration. Single combined service & Luncheon
Everyone has gifts that God wants us to share in order to bless others. Sometimes WE are the ones that get the blessings when we serve!
Our youth report on their mission trip to Appalachia.
Summer Sermon Series
Embrace Your Scars, a message from our Director of Contemporary Worship/Youth Pastor.
What prisons do we find ourselves in? What can we do to get out?
Sermon by lay leader, Sarah Black
Sermon title: Greatest. Joke. Ever.
Message from Palm Sunday, March 25, 2018 by Senior Pastor Rev. Kevin T. Miller.
Sermon Series for Lent 2018
Keys of the Kingdom
Message from our New Year's Eve service. On this day we had one combined worship service.
This message centers around the birth of Jesus and how His birth changed the world.
We're all familiar with the Biblical story of the holy birth of our Savior in a Manger, but what was happening outside the manger walls?
A pre-Advent sermon series
On the heels of Pastor Kevin's series "We're All in This TOGETHER", Pastor Lowell continues the theme of unity of our church family.
Based on Colossians 3:14
Sermon Series beginning Sunday, September 10, 2017
A stand-alone message, not part of a series.
A conversation with Jeff Newton about the Missional Church.
What actions can we take to enter into His presence?
Based on scriptures from the book of Matthew, Pastor Kevin addresses choices.
What exactly do we, as Christians and as Methodists, believe about the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit?
Several youth from Valpo FUMC share testimonies of their recent youth camp trip.
Message from Senior Pastor Rev. Kevin T. Miller's very first Sunday at Valpo FUMC.
Rev. Black encourages the congregation with this positive message as we prepare to welcome our new pastor.
Pastor Dennis Deeter help us to understand our walk with God.
Our own Rev. Dennis Deeter challenges us with an Old Testament scripture rarely heard from the pulpit in this Father's Day message.
Guest speaker, Pastor James Toole, explains God's gift of grace and how we can experience grace in our own lives.
In this, Pastor Jacob's last sermon with our church family, we are encouraged to experience the abundance of what God has to give to us.
Rev. Lowell Black challenges us to leave the "dry desert" of our faith and to renew ourselves in Christ.
Pastor Jacob's Final Sermon Series at Valpo FUMC.
Rex Richards, Church Council Chairman, addresses steps being taken as we look toward the future.
Sermon series based on the book "24 Hours That Changed the World" by Adam Hamilton
Dr. Reggie McNeal, Kingdom Leadership Specialist, covers a topic from his book, "Kingdom Come".
Interactive sermon series, for everyone married OR single dealing with issues of sex, grace, and commitment.
This is not a part of any sermon series.
January 8, 2017 - Not a part of a series.
A pastor's report on what we've accomplished and what is planned for our future.
A Christmas message from December 25, 2016
Christmas Eve 2016 Message
Advent Sermon Series 2016
This is a stand alone sermons, not a part of a series
A stand-alone sermon - not part of a series.
"It's About God . . . A Season of Thanksgiving"
Sermon Series: The Story of Jesus: A Compassionate Spiritual Journey
This sermon series runs through the month of August, 2016
This sermon by Pastor Karen Altergott Roberts is a single sermon, not a part of a series.
A message from our Pastor of Visitation, Rev. Dennis Deeter.
A stand-alone sermon, not a part of a series.
The Youth of FUMC share their personal experiences upon returning from Youth Camp.
2016 Capital Campaign
Not a part of a series, this message gives us insight about who we are in Christ.
Guest speaker Dr. Philip Amerson, President Emeritus of Garret
Part 2 of a continuing series from September 2015.
Message from Rev. Deeter, Pastor of Visitation
Sermon from our 2016 Easter Service on March 27, 2016
Message given during our 2016 Maundy Thursday service.
Follow along with First United Methodist in Valparaiso for this all-church Lenten devotional.
Rev. Lowell asks if we REALLY believe.
New Sermon Series to start the New Year.
What did we accomplish in 2015? Where are we going in 2016?
A sermon series based on some of the most beloved Christmas music.
Rev. Deeter speaks on having a grateful heart.
Pastor Jacob speaks on learning to listen to that still, small voice.
We can do more TOGETHER than we can do on our OWN (based on Ecclesiastes 4)
The theme of this message deals with aging, generations and faith.
A Look at Success from a Christian Perspective
A single message by Rev. Deeter
Based on the 5th chapter in Matthew, Pastor Jacob walks us through the Sermons on the Mount, showing us how they pertain to our lives today.
July 5, 2015Several Youth Camp attenders share their testimonies about their camp experience.
Series based on Adam Hamilton's book, RevivalSenior Pastor Rev. Dr. Jacob C. Williams, Jr.
Who's ministry is it?May 31, 2015 Rev. Lowell Black
Senior Pastor Rev. Dr. Jacob C. Williams, Jr.
Senior Pastor Rev. Dr. Jacob C. Williams, Jr. May 17, 2015. Not part of a series
Message from Mother's Day, 2015 Not part of a series.
Why do bad things happen to good people?
Letting go through forgiveness will help us live our lives in a more freeing way.
Do Christians have expectations with which they need to follow?
We will research what the Greatest Commandment is actually trying to get us to do.
December 28, 2014 How far have we come so far this year? Where are we going? Senior Pastor Rev. Dr. Jacob C. Williams, Jr. explains.
November 30 - December 24, 2014How does the birth of Jesus pertain to us today?
September 7 - October 5, 2014What is your spiritual destiny? According to the Bible, who are you?
July 20 - August 10, 2014Get familiar with a personal account of Jesus given by the apostle Matthew.
June 1 - July 13, 2014Based on the book by Mike Slaughter