I have questions about forgiveness... Are there some things that are impossible for us to forgive? What if we can’t forgive? Will God understand or will it be held against us?
Note: Written for the church newsletter for Lent 2019 The last few weeks I have been sucked into a show on Netflix. For seven seasons, the characters were on a journey, fighting temptations, and trying to find the balance between right and wrong; dark and light. As I watched the final episode this last week... Continue Reading →
This is the genealogy[a] of Jesus the Messiah[b] the son of David, the son of Abraham: Abraham was the father of Isaac,Isaac the father of Jacob,Jacob the father of Judah and his brothers, Judah the father of Perez and Zerah, whose mother was Tamar,Perez the father of Hezron,Hezron the father of Ram, Ram the father of Amminadab,Amminadab the father of Nahshon,Nahshon... Continue Reading →
Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set... Continue Reading →
Tonight at Pilgrim Wednesday, we had a great time focusing in on our theme for Advent: Christ is our light! Again Jesus spoke to them, saying, "I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will not walk in darkness, but will have the light of life." (John 8:12) We prayed, we colored, we... Continue Reading →
And then I see it, a small leaf trapped in the ice.
A small but significant reminder that Autumn was here.
When my friend Ali asked if I would join her for the Black Cat Fun Run at Point Defiance, I knew that I would say yes. But I also knew that there might be people at church that would like to join in the fun with us too. So we put the announcement in the... Continue Reading →