Sunday of Unspoken Need

  There they were, people from every corner of the known world, celebrating the Passover feast in Jerusalem. This was a day filled with meaning and purpose, high expectations, and need, a lot of need.  The Passover feast was the day when they remembered God’s deliverance of the Jewish people from slavery in Egypt andContinue reading “Sunday of Unspoken Need”

What’s Behind the Curtain?

Hello Church Family, this is Pastor Phil! Our reading today is from Mark 8: And he began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders and the chief priests and the scribes and be killed, and after three days rise again. And he said this plainly. And Peter took him asideContinue reading “What’s Behind the Curtain?”

Hardship with Gratitude

I’m pretty sure this meditation is going to sound crazy to start with, but please stick with me.  We can be grateful for the hardships in our life.  I’m going to say that again. We can be grateful for the hardships in our life.  First, what I’m not saying. When I make that statement, I’m notContinue reading “Hardship with Gratitude”

Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now!

Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now! This past weekend I was privileged to share God’s Word and blessing at a wedding. They’re young and they are really just in the beginning of what it means to live life together. There will be ups and downs and all sortsContinue reading “Living Life Together is Hard, These 3 Things Can Help You Right Now!”

7 Reasons to Love Worshipping Together

Why do we worship together? The Lord commanded us to. Not because God needs our worship but we need to be in worship with a church family, because… -In worship is where God has promised to meet you through His Word and through His Sacraments. -you grow in your trust and knowledge of who GodContinue reading “7 Reasons to Love Worshipping Together”