Darkness with Light

Happy and Blessed Thanksgiving! Shiloh read our morning devotions today be our kids started working on their homework. The passage was from Philippians 4:6. “do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” I silently thought, how hard is that passageContinue reading “Darkness with Light”

Keep Praying for our Leaders

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil- Even with the results of the election being called-ish, it doesn’t feel over. No matter who you voted for it doesn’t feel like there’s any real winners in this election. There are still counts, recounts, legal battles, and it all feels like the hanging chad debacle of 2000 with GoreContinue reading “Keep Praying for our Leaders”

Do They Belong to Me?

Then the Pharisees went and plotted how to entangle him in his words. And they sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, “Teacher, we know that you are true and teach the way of God truthfully, and you do not care about anyone’s opinion, for you are not swayed by appearances.Tell us, then, what you think. Is it lawfulContinue reading “Do They Belong to Me?”

Secure through the Changes of Life

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil! When my family lived in New Jersey, our family planted a tree in our front yard. For us, it represented a lot of really good things like God’s blessings that saw us through the long years of schooling, the excitement of our first call into parish ministry, ourContinue reading “Secure through the Changes of Life”

Jesus and those little political signs

Hello church family, this is Pastor Phil.  If you drive through any local neighborhood, you’ll find those little, plastic political signs skewered into your neighbor’s lawns. With each sign that person is declaring who they think would be the best person for a political office. You can actually make a game out of locating theContinue reading “Jesus and those little political signs”