Worship This Sunday

creation

Please join us for worship this Sunday, August 30th at

8:45 am in the chapel

OR

10:30 am in the Sanctuary

We will launch into a new sermon series on Genesis.  We will focus on Genesis 1.  We will bid a fond farewell and God’s speed to Jacob Dassa who has served as our Minister of Music intern.  We will honor the 90th birthday of Dr. Robert H. Bryant.  We will also bless the backpacks and teachers for the coming year.  It will be a BIG, BEAUTIFUL Sunday.

All are welcome here: whoever you are and wherever you are on life’s journey.

Last Week’s Sermon

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Grace Traces

Thursday, August 6

vacation

Yet the news about him spread all the more, so that crowds of people came to hear him and to be healed of their sicknesses.  But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed.  Luke 5:15-16
Jesus has been baptized, began his ministry, called the disciples, and everything is ready to go.  We are a little more than two chapters into Jesus’ ministry in Luke and he says, “Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed.”  So, a couple of questions, who often is often?  Are we talking once a week kind of Sabbath?  Are we talking every night sitting on the sofa binge watching re-runs of The Golden Girls?  Just how often is this?  What we can say is that Jesus did this with regularity, there was a patterned that was noticed.  How often do you withdraw?  For me, a Type-A/work-aholic, my often is not nearly as often as it should be..Read More

Bible Study

bible

The Bible Study Group has resumed for our Fall Session.  All are welcome to join us at 11 am in Fellowship Hall.  Here are the upcoming readings:

September 2: Genesis 2

September 9: Genesis 3

September 16: Genesis 4

September 23: Genesis 18

September 30: Exodus 1:8-14

October 7:  Exodus 3:1-15

October 14: Manna and water in the wilderness

October 21:  Fall Break