Psalm 63:1–8 O God … I seek you, my soul thirsts for you; my flesh faints for you, as in a dry and weary land where there is no water. (Psalm 63:1) A student once defined “yearning” as meaning “wanting something so badly it hurts.” The teacher affirmed the student, “that’s right – it has … [Read more…]
Genesis 15:1–12, 17–18 [God said], ‘Look toward heaven and count the stars … So shall your descendants be. (Genesis 15:5) Some things in life seem well beyond our grasp. We want … and yet we fear we can never have or achieve. Yet God promises amazing things, the seemingly impossible. Abram and Sarai were well … [Read more…]
Friday, March 15 from 11:00 to 1:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.00 each and $5.00 for those 12 and under. Come enjoy a delicious meal of stew, coleslaw and pie. Tickets are available at the church office, at coffee hour and at the door.
Deuteronomy 26:1–11 [God] brought us out of Egypt with a mighty hand and an outstretched arm, with a terrifying display of power, and with signs and wonders; (Deuteronomy 26:8) Sometimes as we go about our daily living we can forget how we got to where we are. Most especially, we can forget that God has … [Read more…]
After a very successful Advent Change the World Campaign that supported four different international projects, Revs. Gwen and Roy Nicol-Macdonald have challenged the congregation to raise funds through the Change the World Collection to support two projects in 2013, with the funds being divided equally between them. The first project is a local project OSHare … [Read more…]