Jesus and Holy Week

Jesus and Holy Week

We stand in the middle of this week reflecting on the entry of Jesus into Jerusalem with palms, yet knowing what is coming. There is the touching gathering of the beloved community that we know as the Last Supper.  It is a moment of tenderness and also betrayal...
Planting And Easter

Planting And Easter

Finally, after waiting and waiting, the time has come to put plants in the dirt.  Each plant is filled with all kinds of potential.  I am hoping my cherry tomatoes are going to produce enough to keep our salads equipped for the summer. Then I am looking forward to...
Opportunity to Give

Opportunity to Give

Easter is quickly approaching. This is an excellent time to receive a special Easter Offering. The use of the funds will depend upon your financial circumstances and goals for ministry. You may wish to simply invite people to make a gift for Easter. The money would...
Lenten Disciplines

Lenten Disciplines

One of the most talked about disciplines for Lent is that of fasting. People often choose to give up sweets, chocolate, soft drinks, etc. I suggest that we might also want to think about a fast from stuff for a portion of Lent. In The 7 Experiment, staging your own...