Worship & Sermons

Services begin in the Sanctuary at 10:00 a.m. each Sunday. Nursery care is available Sunday mornings during the service. Sunday school is taught for ages 4-12. Coffee hour and fellowship happen every Sunday after the service and is a great time to meet and make connections. We hope you’ll get to know our church better and feel the excitement here. We invite you to come back often and get involved in the spiritual growth, education, music, fellowship, service and mission opportunities.

November 12th, 2017 – Adventures in Prayer – Part 4 When God Prays for You

Posted on November 13, 2017 @ 10:41 pm

Following the Westminster Chimes is a part of the Hymn Medley: Draw Me Close to You with Dr. Imre Szilas on piano, Bowie Bossendorfer on drums and Twining Campbell on bass guitar. Following the music Julie Haynes leads us in prayer and reads the lesson for the day from Romans 8:26-27. Then Rev. Dr. Martha Campbell talked about…

Nov. 5th, 2017 – All Saints Sunday – Adventures In Prayer-3 Prayers that Work

Posted on November 8, 2017 @ 5:01 pm

On the first Sunday in November we celebrated All Saints Sunday as we continued our sermon series – Adventures in Prayer – Prayers that Work, which begins immediately following the Westminster Chimes.. When the sermon is completed we move to the Prayer After Communion and Litany of the Saints. In the Litany on Sunday we remembered…

Oct. 29, 2017 Adventures in Prayer-2 A Friend in High Places

Posted on October 30, 2017 @ 8:36 pm

We celebrated the 500th anniversary of the Reformation as we continued our sermon series – Adventures in Prayer by looking at Martin Luther in the sermon. As the service begins there is an excerpt from “10,000 Reasons” by J. Myrin and M. Redman, that was part of the Hymn Medley, featuring Dr Imre Szilas on piano and…

Adventures in Prayer-1 Three Levels of Prayer

Posted on October 24, 2017 @ 8:25 pm

This Sunday we started a new Sermon Series – Adventures in Prayer. As the service begins there is an excerpt from “Through It All” by André Crouch, that was part of the Hymn Medley, featuring Dr Imre Szilas on piano. Cynthia Martin led us in prayer and read the Matthew 7:7-11. The Affirmation of Faith,…

Oct. 8, 2017 The Goal

Posted on October 11, 2017 @ 10:15 am

In our service Norm Haynes read from Philippians 3:4b-14, then the congregation said the Affirmation of Faith from an Iona liturgy.  Rev. Dr. Martha Campbell spoke about growing up spiritually and moving toward our goals using the experiences of Jewish Christian missionaries from the early church, Sea Biscuit and closing with a story of growing up…

Sept. 24, 2017 Road Blocks to God – Community

Posted on September 27, 2017 @ 8:41 pm

Today was a full service.  At the beginning of the Hymn Medley, Cynthia Martin sang a solo in Forever Reign. Then we had a report from Riley Paddock, Rain Bossendorfer, Bowie Bossendorfer and Fletcher Paddock on their experiences at Big Bear Camp. The Offertory was Agnus Dei from the Abony Mass written by our own Dr.…

Sept. 17, 2017 Road Blocks to God -4 Unforgiveness

Posted on September 27, 2017 @ 8:27 pm

As the weather moderates, we move back into the sanctuary and resume recording our services. The service today includes prayers by Rev. Dr. Martha Campbell, a sermon by Rev. Dr. Twining Campbell, and Dr. Imre Szilas playing Final in Bb, by Cesar Franck, on Westminster’s pipe organ.

July 2, 2017 – Be Still – 1

Posted on July 11, 2017 @ 9:20 pm

This was a full service! Included in today’s recording of  the service are Rain Bossendorfer and Bowie Bossendorfer receiving Bibles from Westminster.  Following the presentation of Bibles the congregation then commissioned Bowie Bossendorfer, Fletcher Paddock, Rain Bossendorfer and Riley Paddock to go to church camp. The sermon, delivered by Co-Pastor Twining Campbell, is the first in…

June 18, 2017 – The Holy Spirit-2 – Purpose and Power

Posted on July 11, 2017 @ 9:09 pm

This service begins with Dr. Imre Szilas playing Fugue & Variation by Cesar Franck. The sermon is the third in our series on the Holy Spirit and is based on Acts 2:1-4. The Postlude, Crown Imperial by Wm Walton, was played by Dr. Imre Szilas.

June 4, 2017 – Entrusted: Treasure – Spend It Well

Posted on June 8, 2017 @ 9:25 pm

The service this week begins with Andrew Lee and his daughter Parker talking about why they came to Westminster and continue to support it. The sermon, Entrusted: Treasure-Spend It Well, is given by Rev. Dr. Twining Campbell and is based on Matthew 6:24-27, 31-33.  This is the third sermon in the Entrusted series which examines…

May 14, 2017 Entrusted Time: Spend It Well

Posted on May 15, 2017 @ 10:32 pm

Our Mothers’ Day worship included our children singing the hymn medley.  Riley Paddock sings the solo in both songs and is joined by Rain Bossendorfer and Fletcher Paddock.  The children are accompanied by Dr. Imre Szilas – piano, Bowie Bossendorfer – drums, and Twining Campbell – bass. The sermon is the second in our Stewardship Campaign:…

May 7, 2017 Entrusted

Posted on May 11, 2017 @ 8:06 pm

This week, and throughout the month of May, we begin our Stewardship Campaign with our sermon series Entrusted.  Sharleen Piereson read the Parable of the Talents from Matthew 25:14-30 andRev. Dr. Martha Campbell leads us in the Lord’s Prayer. In the sermon, by Rev. Dr. Twining Campbell, we considered how parables work and how this parable applies…

April 23, 2017

Posted on April 25, 2017 @ 8:49 pm

Sunday, April 23, 2017 – the first Sunday in Eastertide, was a wonderful day!  We welcomed Donald Martin and his two children Cynthia and James into membership of Westminster. In this recording are: Prelude: On the Lake of Galilee by Isaac Barton.  The Prelude was played by Dr. Imre V. Szilas – Westminster’s Organist and…

April 16, 2017 Easter Day

Posted on April 17, 2017 @ 6:22 pm

Sunday April, 16, 2017 was Easter Day the most joyful day in the Christian year.  Our Children sang an anthem: As the Green Blade Rises | Yahweh featuring Riley Paddock as soloist.  (This anthem may be viewed on our Facebook page at: www. Facebook.com/Westminster Presbyterian Church, Pasadena, CA.) In this recording are: The Fanfare and…

Palm Sunday Worship

Posted on April 17, 2017 @ 12:28 pm

Sunday April, 9, 2017 was the last Sunday in Lent and is always Palm Sunday.  In the service our children first handed out palms as Pastor Martha Campbell read Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem from Matthew 21:1-11.  After palms were handed out the children came forward as a Choir and led us in a medley of praise.…

Posted on April 17, 2017 @ 3:04 am

Practicing Mercy – First Lent

Posted on March 21, 2017 @ 6:44 pm

Practicing Mercy, part 1 “Patience with other people’s quirks March 5, 2017 Matthew 4:1-11 Temptation of Jesus First in Lent Last Wednesday was Ash Wednesday and the beginning of the season of Lent. The passage from scripture that Andrew read a few minutes ago, “the Temptation of Jesus,” is a traditional reading at the beginning…