One of the main reasons I keep attending COGS is because of the Sermons. Pastor Sarah has a unique way of taking a bible story, interpreting it to something that I can relate to in today’s world, and then helps me understand what I might do to be a better person the next week.  –Kathy S. –  Member

Sermon – “Money Talks”

Matthew 6:19-21 Today is the kick-off to our Season of Generosity, and the Worship Team and Generosity Team have challenged me today to talk to you about the spiritual reasons for giving money to the church.   So spiritual reason #1 – I give to the church because the Bible tells me so.   For […]

Psalm 139: “Awesome Bodies”

There’s a sign in Meg’s office that says “Come in, we’re awesome.”   Did you know it’s biblical?   In our scripture today, the Psalmist writes that God knit us in our mother’s wombs.   That we are fearfully and wonderfully made.   The Hebrew can also be translated awesomely and wonderfully made.   We […]

Blessings and Curses of Creation

Genesis 1:24-2 Today, we blessed our animals. But what does it really mean to bless something? We said words of thanksgiving and words of hope. Blessings, in the Bible are often like this. They’re wishes. They’re prayers to God that God fulfill what we hope for others. But did you know that the word blessing […]