Rest Your Heart With Jesus

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil. The reading for this Palm Sunday, Sunday of the Passion is from John 12:12-19.  The next day the large crowd that had come to the feast heard that Jesus was coming to Jerusalem. So, they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet him, crying out, “Hosanna! Blessed is he whoContinue reading “Rest Your Heart With Jesus”

Be Kind to Each Other

Hello church family, this is Pastor Phil.  This past week, despite the seriousness of what we are dealing with, I’ve really appreciated a number of videos on YouTube that have tried to bring some humor and give some lightness to what everyone is going through. Laughing at YouTube or with each other, doesn’t take awayContinue reading “Be Kind to Each Other”

Join us in Prayer this Sunday 3/22 from 9-10a

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil, God’s Word in I Peter 2:13-17 mandates the Christian believer in how we are to consider those who God has placed in authority over us. I want to read a portion of it to you tonight.  Be subject for the Lord’s sake to every human institution, whether itContinue reading “Join us in Prayer this Sunday 3/22 from 9-10a”

Anxiety Control w/ Jesus

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil. Pastor Paul writes in Philippians 4:6, do not be anxious about anything. In the normal day to day of life that seems like a hard pill to swallow, let alone when a crisis has gripped our country and world.  Anxiety can feel like an all-encompassing force that weContinue reading “Anxiety Control w/ Jesus”

Sermon for March 15, 2020 for Gethsemane Lutheran Church

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil. Please know that you are in my prayers and I’m looking forward to speaking to each of you this week. Early this week we received news from the memory care unit where my grandfather is being cared for that his facility is closed to visitors, family, and allContinue reading “Sermon for March 15, 2020 for Gethsemane Lutheran Church”