Of Finding Comfort in God…

Good Morning Gardens, This morning, during my time of prayer, I read the following words from Sally Jo Shelton. I share them with you all this morning (with some slight edits), and hope they are as encouraging and hopeful to you as they were to me this morning....

Pastoral Letter

Dear Gardens Family, Grace and peace to you in the name of Jesus!  I pray that in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, you and your loved ones are healthy, well, and safe.  Please take every precaution to guard your health and the health of others during this...

Ascending

Psalm 130 Psalm 130 is part of a series of Psalms, Psalms 120-134, that are called the Psalms of Ascent.  This collection of Psalms was recorded and used for pilgrims who were making pilgrimage to the city of Jerusalem.  After their long journey, and when...

God is with Us

Romans 8:35-39; Philippians 4:12-13 Consider the apostle Paul’s life.  He experienced the total loss of friendship and relationship when he became a follower of Christ; he experienced serious illness, blindness that deprived him of his ability to see, he was...

How To Connect For Worship, Bible Study, and Community

Hello Gardens, During this time of our physical separation due to our practicing of social distancing, we are committed to remaining in community and relationship with one another and our God. To that end, I am happy to share with you the way we will be conducting...