This Is Your Sacred Place

This Is Your Sacred Place

By Sacred Place United Church
Stories from Sacred Place—a new church in Rancho Cucamonga, California dedicated to creating a just world where ALL are included in the family of God, one Sacred Place at a time. Hosted by the Rev. Matthew Redrich. #bethechurch #yoursacredplace
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Born Anew
Who are you? Who are you really? How does who others say you are burden you? It's time to let it go.
07:23
March 23, 2020
Reframing Lent
The season of Lent is often full of self-sacrifice, fasting, and repentance. What if there is a more meaningful practice for preparing for Easter this year?
07:18
March 19, 2020
Show Yourself
The Way of Love gets over complicated. Sometimes it takes something as simple as a song from a Disney movie to make things clear.
07:33
February 19, 2020
The Table
As our world becomes more and more divided, how does the sacrament of communion show us a way back together When we gather at the table to remember Jesus' life what do we experience? The way of Love.
09:10
February 10, 2020
Love Will Bring Us Together
Pastor Matthew shares a bit of his story of finding the way of love. Throughout his life, Christian community has expressed the love of God in different ways, sometimes without exceptions, and sometimes with. As an LGBT+ person, this can make all the difference. 
09:54
January 31, 2020
Love Yourself First
This week, we start our new series, “The Way of Love” talking about the life of Jesus as we face a divided world. First up is, "Love Yourself First," a message which goes against much of what the greater Church teaches. The life of Jesus shows us a different way.
09:45
January 17, 2020
Fill Us With Joy
Christmas is less than a week away! As we rush to December 25, I find myself asking, "is the joy of Advent really different from the joy of Christmas?” Find out on this week's episode of Your Sacred Place.
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December 19, 2019
Make Paths for Peace
So often, the peace celebrated in our preparations for the birth of the Christ child seems like an impossible dream. Can it be real?
10:48
December 12, 2019
Guide Us with Hope
As we journey toward Bethlehem following that shining star during this Advent season, may we do so carrying hope with us.
08:10
December 4, 2019
Build With Joy
We long so often for superheroes who might save us from the evil in our world. Do we really need someone to save us?
10:09
November 21, 2019
Build With Your Story
Our stories have power, a deeper magic which can transform. Your story can make a difference in the world if you only share it.
08:38
November 14, 2019
Build With The Blessed
Last week, we celebrated All Saints' Sunday, the day on which we remember the saints in our lives who have blessed us so that we might be a blessing. How does that build this Sacred Place? Find out on this week's episode.
08:24
November 6, 2019
Mission Sunday: Justice Made Real
Once a month, we take a break from our usual Sunday Worship Gathering for a Mission Sunday focusing on justice, inclusion, or family. Why? Find out on this week's episode of Your Sacred Place.
08:31
October 30, 2019
Build With Passion
Our third episode searches for the modern-day Zacchaeus in a world full of a different kind of oppression than experienced by the subjects of the Roman Empire in the 1st century. How might we create sacred places in our contexts?
07:47
October 25, 2019
Build With The Marginalized
Our second episode continues the story of how Sacred Place came to be. Through the story of the beginning of Jesus’ ministry we find ourselves looking to the future.
10:18
October 18, 2019
Build With Friends
Our first episode begins with a little bit of our history and how we got to building Sacred Place. World Communion Sunday reminds us of our mission of inclusion. Join us for the journey to create Your Sacred Place.
08:00
October 10, 2019
Welcome to Your Sacred Place
“Your Sacred Place” is s podcast from Sacred Place United Church in Rancho Cucamonga, California, a new church with a long history. Find out more in this introduction.
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October 7, 2019