Recent Messages


Face Our Temptations

As we began the journey through Lent as a congregation, we shared in a period of reflection using Doctrine and Covenants 163:2(b). Generously share the invitation, ministries, and sacraments through which people can encounter the Living Christ who heals and reconciles through redemptive relationships in sacred community.  The restoring of ...
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Compassionate Ministry

Cindy Rugg guided the message on February 4th.  The message was all about Community of Christ Sacraments. "We encounter God through the sacraments of the church, which touch our lives at important times and places.  Sacrements bring God's grace, the influence of the Holy Spirit, and the example of the life ...
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Jesus, the Teacher

What is this? What can it do? ... Sure it can change the channel, adjust the volume, navigate guides, term TV's on and off... but it can also do many more things! Just like we today's Scripture reminds us that Jesus is always in control of any situation.  He heals, ...
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Follow Me

Bob Rugg brought our message today. Last week, Jami Smith emphasized the word "call". Bob focused on "follow". Did you know there are more than 33 definitions for follow? Bob shared nine of them with the congregation that were most pertinent to following Christ. He encouraged us to choose one ...
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Meet the Pastor

Photo of Valerie Brennan
Valerie Brennan
Pastor Community of Christ • Indianapolis

Val is the Lead pastor at Community of Christ Indianapolis.  She holds the priesthood office of High Priest. When she isn’t here, she is a principal at Somerset and provides wealth management services.

The High Priests represent Christ primarily as ministers especially through the proclamation and promotion of of ministry through the congregation, mission center, and communities.  They lead the sacramental ministries, promote community, promote justice and peace; all while creating nurturing partnerships.