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Sermons Preached at First Church in 2016

May 29, 2016 - Physics & Faith - The Extradimentionality of God - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's Mayl 29, 2016 sermon.

The readings were Ephesians 4:5-6 and 2 Peter 3:8.




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May 22, 2016 - Physics & Faith - Studying the Stars - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's Mayl 22, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Isaiah 40:25-26.




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May 15, 2016 - Catching the Wind - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's May 15, 2016 sermon for Pentecost.

The reading was Acts 2:1-21.




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May 1, 2016 - A Charge to Keep / I Have - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's Mayl 1, 2016 sermon.

The reading was 1 Corinthians 11:17-34.




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April 24, 2016 - United Methodism - On the Use of Money - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's April 24, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Luke 16:8-13.




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April 17, 2016 Sermon - Methodism in a Multicultural Society - Pastor Shijung Shim (Audio)

Pastor Shijung Shim of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Shijung's April 17, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Acts 15:6-11.




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April 3, 2016 - United Methodism 101 - Moving on to Perfection - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's April 3, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Philippians 3:12-16.




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Palm Sunday 2016 Sermon - The Entry into Jerusalem - Pastor Linda Holbrook

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's March 20, 2016 sermon. This was Palm Sunday.

The reading was Luke 19:28-40.




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March 13, 2016 - Seeking After Truth: Study & Faith - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's March 13, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Proverbs 2:1-16a




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March 6, 2016 Sermon - Fasting - Pastor Shijung Shim (Audio)

Pastor Shijung Shim of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Shijung's March 6, 2016 sermon.

The readings were Matthew 6:16-18 and Isaiah 58:6-7




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February 28, 2016 Sermon - The Lord's Prayer - Pastor Shijung Shim (Audio)

Pastor Shijung Shim of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Shijung's February 28, 2016 sermon.





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February 21, 2016 - Teach Me to Pray - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Pastor Beth of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Beth's February 21, 2016 sermon.




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February 14, 2016 Sermon - Holiness in Time - Pastor Linda Holbrook

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's February 14, 2016 sermon. This was the first Sunday in Lent.

The readings were Deuteronomy 5:12-15 and Mark 2:27.




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January 31, 2016 Sermon - Making it Happen - Pastor Linda Holbrook

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's January 31, 2016 sermon celebrating the United Methodist Women.

The reading was Mark 6:30-44.




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January 24, 2016 Sermon - Making Room at the Table - Pastor Linda Holbrook

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's January 24, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Luke 4:14-22.




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January 17, 2016 Sermon - All Lives Matter: Seeing Godís Love in Action - Pastor Shijung Shim (Audio)

Pastor Shijung Shim of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Shijung's January 17, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Isaiah 62:1-5.




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January 10, 2016 Sermon - The First Public Appearance: Jesusí Baptism - Pastor Linda Holbrook

Sermons from Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoListen to Pastor Linda's January 10, 2016 sermon.

The reading was Luke 3:15-17, 21-22.




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January 3, 2016 Epiphany Sermon - One Starry Night - Pastor Beth Cademartori

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Welcome

Join us in worship this Sunday:

8:45 am – Upstream (a casual service)

10:45 am – Traditional Service (with choir and organ)

1:00 pm – Tongan language worship service

2:00 pm – Fijian language worship service

Can't make it to church? Watch our 10:45 am service online.