Sermon Series Starting 1-3-21

             God is Holding Your Life

A Journey of Assurance for the New Year

                                 “The works of God’s hands are faithful and just.” - Psalm 111
Life is a series of exclamations from “O No!” to “Help!” to “Oh Yeah!”  We can swing between disappointment, helplessness, and gratitude on a daily basis. There are also seasons of our lives when we feel inundated with more of one than the others. As we enter the new year, we had hoped we would be past the “O No!” of the last several months. Instead we find ourselves with ongoing prayers for “Help!” The Book of Psalms knows all about this. Written over a span of time from exile and isolation to the rebuilding of the community, the poetry of the Psalms will accompany us in this series, reminding us that through it all, we can trust and even give our thankful “Oh Yeah!” 

because God is, indeed, holding our lives.

Week 1: “These Lives are Precious”
Week 2: “Awe and Wonder”
Week 3: “Where Can I Go?”
Week 4: “In God Alone”
Week 5: “Whole Heart Hallelujah”
Week 6: “We Wait, We Hope, We Stay”
Week 7: “The One is Shining Forth”

Worship Services on Facebook Live

Starting on October 25, 2020 COVID-19 restrictions in Illinois Region 1 are being tightened to only permit 10 people to gather in one place.  Because of this we will return to worshiping on Sundays at 10:00 AM Central Time  via live streaming on our Facebook page.  Services will be uploaded to YouTube after the live stream ends.  Follow this link to join the live feed or listen later:   

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We welcome all who want a closer relationship with God through Jesus Christ.  We see ourselves as a welcoming and open congregation and hope you feel that welcome as you enter our doors.  We seek growth through worship, prayer study and service.  Join us!


We are a congregation with deep Methodist roots in our community.  We have been here for over 125 years and plan to be here for years to come!  


We are called to be the hands and feet of Christ in our community.  We do this through the Kirkland Food Pantry, our Knitting Ministry, offering community fellowship events and assisting our neighbors who are in need. 

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We gather each Sunday at 10 am for worship.  It is a casual, blended service.  Come as you are.  All are welcome!

Listen to services live on Facebook or to previously recorded services on YouTube or Facebook!

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We are a United Methodist congregation serving the Kirkland community and surrounding area.  As disciples of Jesus Christ, we focus on worship, study and serving our community.  




300 W. South Street

PO Box 347
Kirkland, IL  60146



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