Family Resemblance

Date: May 26, 2024

Bible Text: Romans 8:12-25, John 3:1-17 |

Blessings to you on this Trinity Sunday! In the Christian calendar, on the Sunday after Pentecost when we celebrated the coming of the Holy Spirit fifty days after Easter, we pause to celebrate and meditate
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Expecting, Receiving, Living

Date: May 19, 2024

Bible Text: John 15:26-27, 16:4b-15, Acts 2:1-21, 1 Corinthians 12:4-13 |

It's Pentecost Sunday! Fifty days (the "pente" in Pentecost) after Easter we celebrate the pouring out of the Holy Spirit and the beginning of the Church's ministry after Jesus had ascended to heaven. The disciples
By |2024-05-21T14:47:16-04:00May 21st, 2024|

Filling In the Cracks

Date: May 12, 2024

Bible Text: John 17:6-19, Acts 1: 15-17, 21-26 |

We are nearly at the end of Eastertide, the time between our celebrations of Jesus Christ's resurrection (Easter) and the giving of the Holy Spirit to the Church (Pentecost, which is next week). For the
By |2024-05-14T16:12:54-04:00May 14th, 2024|

How Things Change

Date: May 5, 2024

Bible Text: Acts 10:1-48 |

One of my favorite stories in the New Testament is in Acts 10, the story of Cornelius the centurion and Simon Peter. It's a remarkable weaving of how God works in the lives of otherwise
By |2024-05-05T18:30:13-04:00May 5th, 2024|

Bear Much Fruit

Date: April 28, 2024

Bible Text: 1 John 4:7-21, John 15:1-8 |

"All you need is love," the Beatles sang, back in the day, but that wasn't original to them. Jesus told his disciples pretty much the same thing a bit further back in time, and the
By |2024-04-30T15:38:09-04:00April 30th, 2024|

Who’s the Boss?

Date: April 21, 2024

Bible Text: Leviticus 25:1-7, 18-23 and Mark 12:1-12 |

Pastor David is back from vacation and is looking forward to bringing a word to the flock. This week, the 4th Sunday of Easter, is traditionally called "Good Shepherd Sunday," focusing on Christ's teaching in
By |2024-04-22T14:24:36-04:00April 22nd, 2024|

As If It Never Happened

Date: March 31, 2024

Bible Text: Mark 16:1-8, 1 Corinthians 15:1-9, 12-22 |

Today is Easter Sunday! The Lord is risen indeed! We celebrate the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ today. It's hard to believe God could do something so amazing. In fact, both our texts for
By |2024-03-31T16:30:14-04:00March 31st, 2024|