Of Details for this Weekend…

Howdy All! Our church wide ministry and mission assessment through our partners at Ministry Architects is almost upon us.  They will be here in just two days.  I’m thrilled with the sign ups for the listening groups.  Thanks to you all who have signed up for...

Of Congregational Details and the Calendar…

Well Sunday was fun! I loved being able to worship to the sounds of the steel drum, enjoy some amazing home made Caribbean food, and spend the time worshiping the Lord and enjoying each other’s company and friendship during Caribbean Sunday.  Our experience of Jesus...

Of “Midnight Bread…” (Part 3)

“Imagine that one of you has a friend and you go to that friend in the middle of the night.  Imagine saying to that friend, loan me three loaves of bread because another friend of mine on a journey has arrived, and I have nothing to set before him.” Luke...

Of “midnight bread” (part 2)…

Our reflection on Jesus’ instructions on prayer in Luke 11:5 continued… Jesus said to his disciples, “Imagine that one of you has a friend and you go to that friend in the middle of the night.  Imagine saying to that friend, loan me three loaves of...

Of “midnight bread”… (part 1)

With this blog post we’ll begin a multi-week series looking at Jesus’ instructions on praying for others in Luke 11:5… Luke 11:5 “Imagine that one of you has a neighbor-friend and you go that neighbor-friend in the middle of the night.  Imagine...

Of Being a Praying Congregation…

Last Sunday we had an amazing time of congregational prayer during our monthly prayer lab.  We prayed for our nation and our world in the midst of violence, hatred, racism, fear, mistrust, marginalization, polarization, and disunity.  We together slowly and...