Virtual Worship May 24th

Virtual Worship May 24th, 2020 Welcome! While we can not gather in person we can still worship as a faith community.   Please leave comments and join in the conversation on our Facebook page. We are here to accomplish our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. We are here … [Read more…]

Pastor’s June 2020 Article

When a NASA space shuttle re-enters the atmosphere there is a meticulous step by step process that takes scores of people to complete in order to ensure a safe reentry and landing.  This process leaves out no detail but it is required to ensure the act of coming home is as safe as possible for … [Read more…]

Evangaphobia

Scripture: 1 Peter: 3:8-9;13-18 During an inauguration address Franklin Roosevelt delivered one of the most memorable and profound quotes of the 20th century.   He said, “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.”    The irony is that FDR, did not always take this sage wisdom to heart, and he lived his … [Read more…]

Virtual Worship May 17th

Virtual Worship May 17th , 2020 Welcome! While we can not gather in person we can still worship as a faith community.   Please leave comments and join in the conversation on our Facebook page. Announcements  With guidance from our bishop, we are planning to open for in person worship on June 14th.  By waiting … [Read more…]

#JesusNation

Scripture:  1 Peter 2:2-10 There is a lot we are missing out on right now because of the global pandemic.  Even with states like Indiana working back to a degree of normalcy it will likely still be quite some time until some of the aspects of life that we enjoy the most return in a … [Read more…]

Virtual Worship May 10th

Virtual Worship May 10th, 2020 Welcome! While we can not gather in person we can still worship as a faith community.   Please leave comments and join in the conversation on our Facebook page. Announcements    This Thursday the American Red Cross will be using our fellowship hall for a blood drive.  The Red Cross … [Read more…]

The Suffering Christian

1 Peter 2:19-25 Today is May 3rd, which means tonight will be the eve of what is one of my favorite annual holidays.   I am, of course, talking about Star Wars day.  This holiday is on May 4th every year.  If you were unaware of this, or unsure why it is Star Wars day … [Read more…]

Virtual Worship May 3rd

Virtual Worship April 12th, 2020 Welcome! While we can not gather in person we can still worship as a faith community.   Please leave comments and join in the conversation on our Facebook page. Greeting and Worship Through Giving  There is not a plate to pass, but we encourage you to make use of our … [Read more…]

Pastor’s May 2020 Article

It has been my experience that a lot of people claim they have a hard time memorizing scripture.  I don’t know about you, but I have found myself inadvertently quoting scripture a lot lately. Specifically, the first part of Psalm 13 which begins with, “How long, Lord?”  Like many people, I assumed social distancing measures … [Read more…]

Found Family

Scripture:  1 Peter 1:17-23 For the past few years this weekend, the last weekend of April has been when the summer blockbuster movie season kicked off.  For instance last year it was this weekend when Avengers: Endgame premiered.  Obviously things are different this year, and all of the movies that were slated to be big … [Read more…]