I have always been fascinated with what Jesus was asking of his disciples in these passages. He was asking them to travel around Galilee sharing his very controversial message openly to all who would listen and to bring nothing with them for the journey. They were not to bring water, food, a change of clothing, … [Read more…]
When I was in middle school, my eldest brother was sent on active duty to Saudi Arabia. I remember sending letters, and receiving broken up phone calls while he was a way. He said it was so hot that no work could be done during the day and so to pass the time they captured … [Read more…]
My mother-in-law is an Italian American. Her grandfather did what most of our ancestors did. He gave up everything he had, left behind most of his family in Italy, and risked his life for the promise of a better one here in America. When he arrived, as a young man in his early 20s, he … [Read more…]
Looking to give thanks to God for the freedom, liberty, and beauty of this country, then join us for worship on July 2nd at 10 AM. We will be holding a patriotic worship service. All families are welcome.
Today with the news of yet another shooting, I call can’t help but to feel called to prayer for the victims and their families. We pray for the Republican members of the congressional baseball team that God be with them and their loved ones. Christ calls us to pray for one another in our times … [Read more…]
Times of question are a way of life for all of us. Doubt is a constant friend for many of us. Life does not make faith and living the faithful life easy. We experience death, loss, hatred, persecution, war, and other challenges. Sometimes when we get up in the morning it can feel as if … [Read more…]
Join us for our memorial day worship service on Sunday May 28th at 10AM. We will be singing patriotic hymns and songs, and remembering the great sacrifices of soldiers and the lessons we have to learn from them. All people are welcome!