We had a great turnout at the third annual Blessing of the Pets this morning. Thank you to everyone who came out to enjoy this fun time with our furry friends.
Eight students and two teachers were killed at Santa Fe High School last Friday morning. The suspect was taken into custody. And once again, the country is grappling with yet another school massacre. Explanations are coming forward. Some blame video games. Some say it’s the violent culture we live in. The shooter’s father says bullying [...]
Thanksgiving Blog I have wonderful memories of Thanksgiving Day. A chill in the air. Family gathered. Detroit Lions. The smell of roasted turkey throughout the house. My Mom’s cornbread dressing. How can we celebrate any more? Here are a couple of ideas for saying thank you in special ways: First, as you are gathered with [...]
Last Sunday, July 16, we began a 4-week preaching series on Paul’s letter to the Ephesians. Here is some background information on this letter by Paul. Paul’s letter to the Ephesians is one of the most comprehensive letters written by Paul to explain to us the nature of God and God’s great plan and purpose [...]
Let the Children Come! Once upon a time in the gospels, parents were bringing their children to be touched by Jesus. The disciples discouraged this activity, but Jesus stepped in saying, “Let the little children come to me, and do not stop them; for it is to such as these that the kingdom of heaven [...]
As we prepare for Holy Week, I want to offer the following daily scripture selections to lead our meditation and preparation towards Easter. Palm Sunday Matthew 21: 1-11; Psalm 118: 1-2, 19-29 Monday, April 10 Isaiah 42: 1-9; John 12: 1-11 Tuesday Psalm 71: 1-14; John 12: 20-36 Wednesday Isaiah 50: 4-9; John 13: 21-32 [...]
Don't rush out after the last song! One of the strongest bonds we share as a community is meeting with each other after our weekly services to enjoy some coffee and light refreshments together. This time is filled with laughter, stories from the weekend and a real appreciation for our friends and neighbors. Don't rush [...]