Sermons

  • March 21, 2021 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Scripture Reading for Sunday, 3/14/21

     

  • March 14, 2021 Worship Service Video

     

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  • Worship Service Videos

     

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  • July 26, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

     

  • July 19, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

  • July 12, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

  • July 5, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

  • June 28, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

  • June 21, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Third Sunday after Pentecost

  • June 14, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for the Second Sunday after Pentecost

  • June 7, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for Trinity Sunday (the First Sunday after Pentecost)

  • May 31, 2020 (Pentecost) Worship Service Video

     

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  • May 24, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the Lectionary readings for Ascension Sunday

  • May 17, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 6th Easter Lectionary readings

  • May 10, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 5th Easter Lectionary readings

  • May 3, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 4th Easter Lectionary readings

  • April 26, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 3rd Easter Lectionary readings

  • April 19, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 2nd Easter Lectionary readings

  • April 12, 2020 (Easter Sunday) Worship Service Video

     

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  • April 5, 2020 (Palm Sunday) Worship Service Video

     

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  • March 29, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 5th Lent Lectionary readings

  • March 22, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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    Click HERE for the 4th Lent Lectionary readings

  • March 15, 2020 Worship Service Video

     

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  • Reconstructing Faith
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Reconstructing Faith
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    On our faith journey, the Spirit of God is is constantly at work renewing our head, heart and hands.

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  • Lent
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Lent
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    When we receive Jesus, what is true about Him becomes true about us.

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  • When God Puts On a Show
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    When God Puts On a Show
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    Pastoral Intern John A. Wright preaches on the Transfiguration of Jesus in Matthew 17:1-9

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  • Straight from the Heart
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Straight from the Heart
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    Watch over your heart with all diligence, For from it flow the springs of life. (Proverbs 4:23, AMP)

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  • Changes
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Changes
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    As we follow Jesus, we may be challenged to change.

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  • Light to All the Nations
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Light to All the Nations
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    Reverend Ric Wild invites us to participate in spreading the Light to All the Nations.

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  • Solidarity Part 3
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Solidarity Part 3
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    Part 3 of Pastor Brian’s elaboration on what it means to be in Solidarity with Jesus

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  • Solidarity Part 2
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Solidarity Part 2
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    Pastor Brian Estrella extends his message begun last week in Solidarity Part 2

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  • Solidarity
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Solidarity
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    In order for God’s will to be done in this world, we have to cooperate.

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  • Epiphany
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Epiphany
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    Epiphany celebrates the fact that God is a God for ALL people

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  • Faith and Creativity
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Faith and Creativity
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    Reverend Ric Wild and his friend, Tino Chow, expound on a new definition of creativity

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  • Love
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Love
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    True love is about commitment to care for, and protect, and act in the best interest of the ones you love.

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  • Joy
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Joy
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    Joy is not in how things go, joy is in the Word and Truth we know

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  • Peace
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Peace
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    The Kingdom of God is here, but not yet fully here, bringing shalom.

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  • Hope
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Hope
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    On this First Sunday in Advent, Pastor Brian Estrella encourages us to look backward and forward for the Hope of God’s Kingdom.

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  • Christ the King?
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Christ the King?
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    On the last Sunday of the Church Year, Pastor Brian Estrella asks, who is the King you serve?

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    Click HERE for the Prayer recited at the end of Pastor Brian’s sermon

  • Third Way of Love
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Third Way of Love
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    Your Pastor Marissa Rapoza shows us the Third Way of Love in Daniel, Chapter 1

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  • Questions
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Questions
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    Pastor Brian Estrella preaches on Luke 20:27-38.

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  • Seeing Jesus
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Seeing Jesus
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    Pastor Brian Estrella invites us to see Jesus, to know Him and be known by Him.

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  • Thank God
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Thank God
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    Pastor Brian Estrella explores the parable of the Pharisee and the Tax Collector.

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  • New Covenant
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    New Covenant
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    Youth Pastor Marissa Rapoza explores the New Covenant foretold in Jeremiah 31:23-34.

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  • In Your Eyes
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    In Your Eyes
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    Pastor Brian Estrella preaches on Luke 17:11-19

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  • Faith
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Faith
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    Pastor Brian Estrella poses the question in what, or in whom, do we place our faith?

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  • I Will Be With Him in Trouble
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    I Will Be With Him in Trouble
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    Pastor Brian Estrella explores the role of lament in the life of the individual and the community.

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  • People of the Light
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    People of the Light
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    Pastor Brian Estrella offers insight into the Parable of the Shrewd Manager.

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  • Rejoice With Me
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Rejoice With Me
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    Pastor Brian Estrella considers two parables of seeking the lost.

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  • Walk This Way
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Walk This Way
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    Pastor Brian Estrella explores what it means to carry our cross.

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  • Calling
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Calling
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    Youth Pastor Marissa Rapoza preaches on Jeremiah 1:1-10

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  • Light My Fire
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Light My Fire
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    Pastor Brian Estrella preaches on Luke 12:49-56

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  • Looking Forward to the City
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Looking Forward to the City
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    Pastor Brian Estrella preaches on Luke 12:32-38

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  • Abundant Life
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Abundant Life
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    Jesus invites us to live an abundant life, rooted in a personal relationship with him.

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  • Beloved Community
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Beloved Community
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    Pastor Brian Estrella returns to the Lectionary and explores what it means to live in Beloved Community.

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  • Believe: Reconciled
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Believe: Reconciled
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    Youth Pastor Marissa Rapoza concludes our Belong, Become, Believe series.

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  • Become: Discipleship
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Become: Discipleship
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    How do we become like Jesus?  Youth Pastor Marissa Rapoza explores many paths we can follow to do just that.

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  • Belong
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Belong
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    Jesus says, “Come.”

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  • Series Intro: Belong, Become, Believe
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Series Intro: Belong, Become, Believe
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    Youth Pastor Marissa Rapoza introduces a new Sermon Series entitled “Belong, Become, Believe.”

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  • Imaginative Prayer Exercise
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Riverside Covenant Church
    Imaginative Prayer Exercise
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    In lieu of a sermon, Pastor Brian Estrella encourages us to use our imaginations by leading us through a prayer exercise.

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