We Welcome Christ! Christmas this year will provide us numerous opportunities to welcome the Christ Child into our hearts, into our lives, and into the world. Perhaps someone could ask “why do we keep doing this each year”? My simple answer if also in a form of a question. Why do we continue to remember […]
Remembrance Sunday November 6th We thought of you with love today , but that is nothing new. We thought about you yesterday, and days before that too. Join us as we celebrate the lives of those in our church family that have departed from us this past year. November 27, 2015 Lois Grigoruk January 23, 2016 […]
The theme is “Go and do likewise”. The basis for this theme is the parable of the Good Samaritan, who reached out to help and by doing so, became the presence of Christ to a hurt and broken man. We seek to also be that loving help first to ourselves and then to others through […]
We are not finished with the Thanksgiving holidays and already we begin to plan for Christmas , but it is time to order your holiday plants. The last date to order your Christmas poinsettia is Sunday, December 4th. The form is included and more can be found in the church narthex. A six inch pot […]
Chicken Pot Pie Dinners Quart Size Take Outs November 6th Pick up your quart size servings at church on Sunday November 6th after the service. Sign up sheet is in Narthex. We are only making a limited amount of 100 quarts so sign up soon.
O give thanks to the Lord, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever. Psalm 136:1 November is the month that holds the holiday of Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving in day to day living is something that we could get all preachy about and condemn one another for not being more grateful than we are. […]
Enter his gates with thanksgiving; and into his courts with praise. Give thanks to him and bless his name. Psalm 100:4 About two weeks ago I found myself wandering through a forest of lovely evergreen trees. No, I wasn’t outdoors, I was in a store! Aisles of beautifully decorated Christmas trees surrounded me. There were […]
Men of our congregation will be presenting the Navy Hymn during a portion of the worship service on November 13. This presentation was greatly appreciated when it was preformed several years ago. Please make a special effort to attend, as we show our appreciation on this the Sunday closest to Veterans Day.
Time to Recommit There’s an old Pennsylvania Dutch expression that goes something like this “the faster I go; the behinder I get!” I really don’t know if that is genuine, but it seems to make sense, the longer I live. There’s no way that we can possibly accomplish everything that we might want to. There […]