From The Pastor


Message From The Pastor – May 2020   According to the book of Acts, all the followers of Jesus gathered in Jerusalem.  The place Jesus instructed them to be.  These are his followers, including Jesus’s disciples.  They all witnessed his teachings, healings, and miracles.  They knew Jesus had promised something for them. In John 14, Jesus promised that he would give them a Helper, which he indicated as the Holy Spirit in...

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Message From The Pastor – February 2020   Greetings and may God’s peace be with you, There are so many beautiful stories in the Bible that illuminate the word “faithfulness”.  One that stands out is the story of Ruth in the Old Testament. This story unfolds the beautiful relationship between a mother in law and her daughter in law. In this story Naomi, the mother in law, and Ruth, the daughter in law, both shared loss and a...

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Message from the Pastor – December 2019   Greetings!  I’m filling in for Pastor Sela for this issue of the newsletter. As I write this message it’s almost December and I’m amazed at how quickly this year has passed by.  It seems like summer was just a few weeks ago but the thermometer and weather tell otherwise.  The cold and darkness came upon us so quickly this year. But, December will bring us some internal warmth and...

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Message from The Pastor – October 2019   Dear Friends; During October, there are some special days which we celebrate in our church. In the United Methodist Church, these days are; World Communion Sunday Children’s Sabbath Laity Sunday Reformation Day When I think about these special days the following things come to mind – Jesus Christ, breaking bread, wine, inclusive, community, building, welcoming, hospitality,...

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