Walking Toward Easter

   In the early church the 40 days of the season of Lent was an intensive time of preparation for those who were to be baptized at Easter. Lent has evolved into a time for all Christians to embrace the passion of our Lord. Repentance, confession, worship, prayer, fasting, sacrificial service …

Moving Toward Easter

As you may know Easter is early this year. Easter is referred to as a “moveable feast” in that the date is the first Sunday after the first full moon on or after the vernal equinox. This year March 31 is the date we will be privileged to celebrate resurrection. …

Finding Our Strength

As I transfer information from my last year’s calendar to my 2013 version I cannot help but remember some significant moments we have shared. In some ways we are still recovering and or grieving from some of the more challenging events from this past year. That is as it should …

Making Sense of the Cross

    I want to use this space today to invite many of you to share a time of study together. Beginning Sunday January 27 during the 9:15 Sunday School hour a group of us will gather in  the Conference Room  for an exciting study entitled “Making Sense of the …