June 17th is the fifth anniversary of the evening nine people were shot and killed during a Bible study at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, S.C. We join in times of repentance, mourning and prayer as we remember these nine martyrs and renounce the sins of racism and white supremacy. Our online service [...]
Attached are some materials about the planning and preparations that need to go into effect prior to, or included in, churches re-opening for in-person worship. ELCA Returning to in-person worship Texas Louisiana Synods Recommendations on Reopening Churches for worship Wisconsin Council of Churches Guidelines for Returning to Church The Federal Three Phase “Opening Up America [...]
We are beginning an open-ended, online Bible Study going through the letters of the New Testament. Sessions will be on Wednesday afternoons, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Zoom (ID 847 5387 2406). Pastor Brian encourages people to watch the following videos and download the documents before the session that starts on that book. [...]
This Sunday, April 19, 2020 marks the 25th Anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing. We share the televised Memorial Service.
During the Easter Season, Pastor Brian will diverge from the Lectionary to preach on the post-Resurrection appearances of Jesus as recorded in the Gospels and book of Acts. The stories conclude with the Ascension on Day of Pentecost and coincide with those dates in the church calendar. These stories show the disciples had doubts and [...]