Post Archives

Pastor Jim Fikkert
October 31, 2014

Happy Reformation Day!

Happy Reformation Day!

To prove that Reformation day is just as fun as any other holiday it may share a date with, here is the game Pin the Beard on the Reformer to play with your friends and family.

July 5, 2014

The church is not a building

The church is not a building

The church is not a building; The church is not a steeple. The church is not a resting place; The church is a people. As the traditional hymn above says, the church is not a building. Buildings are made by man. They are built with bricks and mortar. They crumble and decay. We try to […]

May 29, 2014

Sermon Prep | Authority over Nature

Sermon Prep | Authority over Nature

Matthew 8.23-9.8 For which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’? But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins”—he then said to the paralytic—“Rise, pick up your bed and go home.” There is fierce hostility to the reign of the […]

April 30, 2014

How we Celebrated Jesus’ Death

How we Celebrated Jesus' Death

On Friday, April 18th we gathered to celebrate a death. As a church we collected ourselves in an upper room, dark and hidden and quietly praised Jesus for His willingness to be beaten and have His blood shed for our salvation. Rather than just focusing on the narrative of the death, we looked at what […]

April 4, 2014

{ENGAGE} art space

WHAT ARE WE DOING? On Thursday, April 3, the church space at 312 Pine St will be hosting its first art show as part of the Skagit Valley Art Escapes First Thursday art walk. This is the first step in transforming our space into an active art space that not only shows art, but where […]

Page 18 of 18