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Meals on Wheels Meals on Wheels News: December 2022 - “The Sisters” — Cheryl, Donna, and Kim — prepared a meal of chicken spaghetti, a carrot/raisin/pineapple salad, toast, and a fig bar for dessert for the Meals on Wheels recipients. Charlie and Kay delivered this delicious meal. Thank you all! Read More
From the Pastor's Desk From the Pastor’s Desk: December 2, 2022 - In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He was with God in the beginning. Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made. In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. The light shines in the darkness, and the… Read More
From the Pastor's Desk From the Pastor’s Desk: November 22, 2022 - The word Advent means “the coming.” Starting four Sundays before Christmas Eve is what we call the Advent season. This time is for celebrating the birth of Jesus the Christ in his first “coming” AND the hopeful anticipation of his second “coming” as Christ the King. We believe that God was born as Jesus and God will come again as… Read More
Meals on Wheels Meals on Wheels News: November 2022 - Thank you to the ladies and gentleman for getting out on this cold November morning to cook for and to deliver to the Meals on Wheels recipients. Mom and daughter, Cindy and Kristen, teamed up to prepare a delicious meal of pork roast, cream potatoes with gravy, green beans, and a roll. Charlie and Kay were our deliverers today. Saying… Read More
From the Pastor's Desk From the Pastor’s Desk: November 17, 2022 - Throughout the Scriptures, we are reminded to give thanks to the Lord: “Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good. His love endures forever.” (Psalm 118:1 NIV)“Give thanks to the Lord, call on his name; make known among the nations what he has done.” (1 Chronicles 16:8 NIV)“Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this… Read More
From the Pastor's Desk From the Pastor’s Desk: November 10, 2022 - Gratitude Gratitude is the heart’s response to life’s infinite blessings. God has placed us in a world full of richness and possibility. Sometimes we may miss these moments. We overlook them on our way to something we consider more meaningful. Even though we may be absent from God’s beautiful universe, God’s beautiful universe is never absent from us. The minute… Read More
From the Pastor's Desk From the Pastor’s Desk: November 3, 2022 - “God is near, and therefore hope is near.” (Charles Spurgeon) Uncertainty may be one of the worst feelings, especially if the uncertainty involves something we care about deeply. How do we process the chaos and confusion of a pandemic, political uncertainty, or church confusion? We can look to the wisdom exemplified by Paul as he pastored the people of Athens… Read More
Meals on Wheels Meals on Wheels News: October 2022 - A big THANK YOU to our Meals on Wheels volunteers! Scott prepared a scrumptious lasagna, Jo prepared sides of salad, green beans, and garlic toast. Les, Deborah, and Pastor Carol delivered the meals. If you see these individuals out and about, make sure to tell them how much they are appreciated. We couldn’t be successful in this ministry to our… Read More