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10:30am - Contemporary Worship

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Formation for all ages resumes September 2017 

 

Excelsior Covenant Church 

19955 Excelsior Boulevard
Excelsior, Minnesota 55331
952-474-2537

 

Office Hours

Monday - Thursday  

9:00am - 3:00pm

 

  

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Sermon Schedule

All sermons by Pastor Eric Sparrman except where noted:

* Pastor Steve Anderson, ** Pastor Kris Causton, ***Paul Anleitner, +Pastor Judy Peterson, ++Kara Stromberg, ***Donn Engebretson

Date

Title/Description

Reference

Listen

Bulletin

6/18

6/11

6/4

5/28

5/21

5/14

5/7

4/30

4/23

4/16

 

4/9

 

4/2

 

3/26

3/19

3/12

3/5

2/26

2/19

2/12

2/5

 

1/29

1/22

1/15

1/8

1/1

12/25

12/24

12/18

12/11

12/4

11/27

11/20

11/13

11/6

10/30

10/23

10/16

10/9

10/2

9/25

9/18

9/11 

 

9/4

 

8/28

 

8/21

 

8/14

  

8/7 

 

7/31

 

7/24

 

7/17

7/10

 

7/3

6/26

 

6/19

 

6/12

 

6/5

5/29

5/22

5/15

5/8

5/1

4/24

4/17

4/10

4/3

3/27

3/20

3/13

3/6

2/28

2/21

2/14

2/7

1/31

1/24

1/17

1/10

1/3

12/27

 

12/20

 

12/13

 

12/6

 

11/29

 

11/22

11/15

11/8

11/1

10/25

10/18

10/11

10/4

9/27

9/20

9/13

9/6

8/30

8/23

8/16

8/9

8/2

7/26

7/19

7/12

7/5

6/28

6/21

6/14

6/7

5/31

5/24

5/17

5/10

5/3

4/26

4/19

4/12

4/5

3/29

3/22

3/15

3/8

3/1

2/22

2/15

2/8

2/1

1/25

1/18

1/11

1/4

2014

12/28

12/24

12/21

12/14

12/7

11/30

11/23

11/16

11/9

11/2

10/26

10/19

10/12

10/5

9/28

9/21

9/14

9/7

8/31

8/24

8/17

8/10

8/3

7/27

7/20

7/13

7/6

6/29

6/22

6/15

6/8

6/1

5/25

5/18

5/11

5/4

4/27

4/20

4/13

4/6

3/30

3/23

3/16

3/9

3/2

2/23

2/16

2/9

2/2

1/26

1/19

1/12

1/5

2013

12/29

12/24

12/22

12/15

12/8

12/1

 

 

 

 

 

Tales of the Kingdom...The Wheat and the Weeds

Tales of the Kingdom...The Growing Seed

Here - Near - Far*

Never Stop Praying**

Love That Compels

Lessons of God...from Mom

Rejoicing Over You

Share Life-Pursue Jesus-Change the World*            

Raising Up Kids

Generous God

Halleluja Chorus

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Authenticity**

Eric Boal

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Contentment

Rachel Mrosko - Chanhassen "My Story"

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Modesty

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Discernment*

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Innocence

Awakening the Quieter Virtues - Reverence

If you only knew...Sexual Secrets

If you only knew...Addiction

If you only knew...Abuse

If you only knew...Mental Illness**

Tricia Stolz

Is There More to Life Than This

A Faithful God and Call* 

(Racism)*

 Wise Men

Simeon and Anna

The Best Christmas Present

Jesus made space for Christmas

Making Space for Jesus**

Making Space for Christmas - Innkeeper

Making Space for Christmas - Joseph

Making Space for Christmas - Mary*

Quiet in the Storm

Time to Get Busy

Keeping the Main Thing

Great Sin - Greater Love

No Holier Than Thou

The Waiting is the Hardest Part**

The Value of Thanks

The Earth is the Lord's 

Come, Eat This Word!

Come, Eat This Bread!

Jesus, Anxiety & Me ***

Peter Studer 

Telling the Story: Your Name Here

Pastors Steve Anderson & Kris Causton

Telling the Story: Mephibosheth++

Abby Turnquist

Telling the Story: Haggai

Lisa Calhoun

Telling the Story: Hannah +

Heather VanBlyenburgh 

Telling the Story: Daniel** 

Margie Dirks

Telling the Story: Bitterness*

Hannah Erickson

Naming Your Egypt*

Brittany Deutsch

Moses - Dr. Boaz Johnson 

Staying Focused

Leslie & Kyle Tidstrom

Telling the Story:Ezra**

Telling the Story***

Megan Blumenshine

Stories Near & Far

Pine Ridge

Telling the Story

Ruth Petersen

Telling the Story

Re-Taking Time Out**

Mindful*

Poured Out

Not Just a Mother's Wish

Inscribed

When God Opens Eyes

What is in the Chair?

When We Really Mess Up

When It's Hard to Believe

Sacrifice: Death

Sacrifice: Pride

Sacrifice: Everything**

Sacrifice: Enticements

Sacrifice: Dreams

Sacrifice: Pessimism*

Sacrifice: Comfort

RENEW: Will

RENEW: Imagination **

RENEW: Growth

RENEW: Appetite

RENEW: Focus

RENEW: Passion

What Are You Waiting For?

Someone to Make Things New

What Are You Waiting For?

Sometone to Watch Over Me *

What Are You Waiting For?

Someone to Save Me

What Are You Waiting For?

Someone to Clean Things Up

What Are You Waiting For?

Someone to Make Things Right

All I Want for Advent **

Once You Weren't A People 

2016 Election Perspective...Really

Heaven Is For Real

What The Blind Man Saw

Falling in Love With Second Place*

Faith For A Lifetime

What We Must Learn From Kids

What We Should Learn From Adults

Children All Welcome

Replanted 16: Gospel

Replanted 15: Ultimate Provision

By Faith: _______(your name here)**

Re-Planted 12: Path - Part 2

Re-Planted 12: Path - Part 1

Re-Planted 11: Rooted and Established in Love *

Re-Planted 10: No Fear!

Re-Planted 9: God’s Plan - God’s Strength

Re-Planted 8: Lessons at the Well

Prodigal: wastefully extravagant - relentless *

Re-Planted 6: Pulling up Roots **

Re-Planted 5: Grow Where You Are Planted ***

Re-Planted 4: Jesus or Nothing

Re-Planted 3: The Word Made Flesh

Re-Planted 2: Centrality of God's Word

Re-Planted 1: God's Active Intentions

Simply Devoted 7: Joy

Simply Devoted 6: Share

Simply Devoted 5: Pray

Religion-Irreligion-Real *

Simply Devoted 4: Eat

Surprised by Jesus **

Simply Devoted 3: Friend

Jesus >Death - Easter

Jesus >Our Expectations ***

Jesus > Disease

Jesus > Monsters **

Jesus > Average Life *

Jesus > Me

Jesus > Our Questions

Simply Devoted 2: Taught

Simply Devoted 1: Devotion

Unexpected Jesus*****

State of the Church

Marriage New Year's Resolution ****

Healing

Adoption

 

'Tis the Season to be...Inspired!

'Tis the Season to be... Amazed!

'Tis the Season to...Believe **

'Tis the Season to be...Worried

'Tis the Season to be...Grieved

'Tis the Season to be...Unrealistic

Taking Worship Home

Worshipview

Thanks Heal *

Cling Free

Entrusted With the STORY

Life Changing Stewardship

What if I Didn't Worry?**

Setting Priorities

Chosen to Serve

Chosen for the Team

Chosen for Love

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 150

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 142 *

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 139***

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 137

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 136

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 103 *

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 95

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 62

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 51

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 34 **

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 23***

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 27

Psalm of a Psuperhero**

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 8

The Gospel According to Psalms: Psalm 1

Searching For God

Membership Has Its Benefits

Real Life Together

How Big is Your God? *

Upfront and Personal

Lay Down Brokenness - Take Up Joy

Lay Down Pragmatism - Take Up Extravagance

Lay Down Grudges - Take Up Forgiveness *

Lay Down Rights - Take Up God's Way

Lay Down Self Reliance, Take up Dependence***

Lay Down Insecurity, Take up Confidence in God

Expanding the Neighborhood (Dave Husby)

How to Share Your Faith

One Coin - Two Sides

Not a Fan...but a Follower

Wake Up Call

Vows Worth Keeping: Plenty and Want *

Vows Worth Keeping: Loving and Faithful

Vows Worth Keeping: Promise and Covenant

Family Shambles: Forbearance

Family Shambles: Forgiveness

 

Why Did He Do It?

Why Christmas at All?

Why a Baby?

Why an Angel?

Why a Manger?

The Big Questions of Christmas *

 

 

 

 

Genesis 22:1-
19

Matthew 12:24-30; 36-43

Mark 4:21-29

Acts 1:1-11

Luke 18:1-8

John 14:15-21

Isaiah 66:12-13

Zephaniah 3:16-17

1 Thessalonians 2:1-12

Proverbs 22:6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Phillipians 1:1-11

Matthew 10:16

Hebrews 12:28

1 John 1:5-2:2

 

1 John 3:1-3

 

Psalm 88

 

John 14:1-7

Genesis 12:1-6

Leviticus 19:1-18

Matthew 2:1-12Excelsior

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BIG IDEA
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NEW YEAR
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10:00 AM only in Sanctuclesia:1-
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Psalm 8
Revelation 21:1-
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Matthew 25:31-
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Luke 2:22-
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Made space their whole lives for what God might do.
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One Church Celebration Service
10:00 AM only in Activity Center
Personal stories
Isaiah 42:1-9
Psalm 29
Acts 10:34-
43
Matthew 3:13-
17
Wise Men

Luke 2:22-40

Titus 2:11-14

Philippians 2:5-11

Luke 2:8-20

Luke 2:6-7

Matthew 1:18-25

Luke 1:26-38 

 

2 Thessalonians 3:6-13

2 Thessalonians 2:13-17

Luke 19:1-10

Luke 18:9-14

Luke 18:1-8

Luke 17:11-19

Psalm 24:1-6 

Matthew 4:1-11

John 6:35, 41-51

 Luke 10:38-42 

 

 

 

 

 

Daniel 

 

Exodus 15:22-27 

 

Exodus 5:1-9

 

Exodus 3:1-15

Nehemiah 1, 6:1-9 *

 

Ezra, Nehemiah

Hosea 1-3 

 

 

 

 

 

Genesis 1-3

Exodus 20:1-11  

Psalm 8 

Acts 2:1-21

John 17:20-26

Revelation 21:10, 22-22:5

Acts 11:1-18

Revelation 7:9-17

John 21:1-19

John 20:19-31

Luke 24:1-12

Luke 19:28-40

Luke 14:25-33

Luke 4:1-13

Genesis 15-21

Genesis 12:1-5

2 Corinth. 7:1

1 Corinth. 2:9-16

John 15:1-8

Galatians 5:16-25

Romans 13:8-10

Psalm 73:23-28

Ephesians 1:3-14

 

Micah 5:2-5

 

Isaiah 12:2-6

 

Malachi 3:1-4


Jeremiah 33:14-16

 

Luke 19:35-43 

1 Peter 2:4-10 

Psalm 146

Revelation 21:1-6a

Mark 10:46-52

Mark 10:35-45

Mark 10:17-31

Mark 10:13-16

Mark 9:42-50

Mark 9:30-37 

John 3:16-17

Matthew 6:25-34

Hebrews 11:1 - 12:1

Psalm 23

Proverbs 3:5-6

Ephesians 3:17-21 

 

Isaiah 41:10, Joshua 1:9

 

Philippians 4:13 

John 4:4-42

Luke 15:11-32

Deuteronomy 31:1-8

Jeremiah 29:1-14

 

 

 

 

Galatians 2:15-21

 

Luke 24:13-35

 

 

2Corinthians 12:1-10

 

 Matthew 7:24

 

Ephesians 3:20-21

Acts 2:42-47

Acts 2:42-47

Luke 4:16-30

Galatians 5:13-26

Ephesians 5:30-33

Ephesians 1:3-6 

Galatians 4:4-7 

Luke 2:16-18 

Luke 1:1-25

 

Philippians 4:4-19

John 14:27-29; 1Thess.4:13-17

Luke 10:38-42

Colossians 3:15-17

Psalm 100:1-5

Luke 17:11-19

Matthew 6:24-34 

1 Thessalonians 2:1-8

Matthew 22:15-22

Philippians 4:4-13

Philippians 3:4b-14

1 Corinthians 12

1 Peter 2:9-10

Romans 8:38-39 

Psalm 150

Psalm 142

Psalm 139

Psalm 137

Psalm 136

Psalm 103

Psalm 95

Psalm 62

Psalm 51

Psalm 34

Psalm 23

Psalm 27

Psalm 18

Psalm 8

Psalm 1

Acts 17:22-31

Romans 12:1-13

Acts 2:42-47

Judges 6:7-16 

John 20:19-31

 

John 12, Mark 12, 2 Samuel 6

Genesis 45,1 Corinthians 13

Jonah 4,Philippians 3:1-13

Genesis 2, 3

Exodus3, 2Corinth. 3:4-6

Mark 10:46-52

1Peter 3:15, Acts 22:4-16

Matthew 22:37-40

Luke 6:46-49

Ephesians 5:1-20

Philippians 4:10-13

Mark 10:6-9

Matthew 5:27-38

Romans 12:9-21

Matthew 18

Isaiah 63:7-9

 

John 1:1-14

 

Luke 2:8-16

Luke 2:1-7

Luke 1:26-38; Isaiah 7:14

 

 

 

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***Jenny Gullickson, ****Dr. Russ Berg, *****Rev. Kyliah Villa