This Sunday, the 11:00 am Sanctuary Service will be led by 10 high school seniors. The group includes 5 musicians, 2 (almost) Eagle Scouts, computer whizzes, science geeks, animal advocates, basketball players, chess champions, and varsity athletes.
We will have friendly faces and fun activities outside as people arrive. All of our ministry areas will be uniquely focused on the best ways to welcome and celebrate those who are new to our congregation.
For the last year and a half, my wife and I have been preparing to grow our family through adoption. Since the beginning of 2019, we have been fully licensed and waiting for a phone call to let us know that we’ve been matched with a kiddo.
A woman on a plane was told by a fellow passenger to “stop speaking Spanish!” In a happy turn of events, another fellow passenger angered by the rudeness of the man making this demand, began speaking Spanish too and the flight attendant did too.
Have you ever wondered about prayer? Are there rules? Is there a right way or a wrong way? When should we pray? What’s OK to ask God for — and what’s not? If these are questions you’ve had, you’re in very good company.