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Weekly E-News, 5-24-2020

May 28, 2020 by  

Last week we received so many nice comments about Nancy Brainerd’s watercolor of our church building, we decided to keep using it as our ENEWS header. Thanks again Nancy!! Friends, In this time of uncertainty, as we figure out how we are supposed to live in this new normal, I found

Weekly E-News, 5-17-2020

May 21, 2020 by  

THANK YOU NANCY BRAINERD FOR SHARING YOUR TALENTS WITH US FOR THIS WEEK’S ENEWS HEADER! READ ON TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SOME CHURCH LEADERSHIP CHANGES THAT HAVE TAKEN PLACE, HOW OUR COMMUNITY RELIEF EFFORT CONTINUES TO GROW, AND MORE… Happy Wednesday, Friends! This week, I wanted to share a story from the Old

Weekly E-News, 5-10-2020

May 11, 2020 by  

Happy Wednesday, friends! It’s finally sunny after what seemed like days of rain, snow, and cold weather. Today (Wednesday), I went home for lunch and was able to enjoy some time outside with my family. We had little picnic at the table in our wooded area. The kids swung on

Weekly E-News, 5-3-2020

May 4, 2020 by  

Hello parents,Even though it may be difficult to know what day of the week it is, much less the date on the calendar, this Sunday is Mother’s Day!  A special day first proclaimed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1914 to honor the love and care that mothers provide their families.  

Weekly E-News, 4-26-2020

April 27, 2020 by  

Spire – May 2020 April 29, 2020 Hello parents, We will finish the month of April this week, although sometimes it is hard to know what day it is.  Right now our kids are feeling so many emotions…just like we are.  They may be having feelings that they have never felt before

Weekly E-News, 4-19-2020

April 22, 2020 by  

I offer this video as an encouragement to be looking for ways to “be the light” in our time and in our community. I shared this video with the Board on Monday night, and I thought it was worth sharing with you all! Blessings, Pastor Derek   Hi parents,Hopefully most

Weekly E-News, 4-12-2020

April 12, 2020 by  

Hi parents, I hope that this message finds you safe and happy in your homes.  Hopefully many of you were able to watch the Easter service on Sunday.  The resurrection story is really a story of hope.  Even during this time of global pandemic, we can reflect on the example that

Weekly E-News, 4-5-2020

April 5, 2020 by  

Hi parents, I hope that this week’s E-News finds you safe at home with your families.  Thank you to all of you “essential” folks who are venturing out everyday to perform the tasks that we all need to keep functioning.  I also hope that you are starting to find your new

Weekly E-News, 3-29-2020

March 29, 2020 by  

Printed copies of the April SPIRE have been mailed to folks in our church family who do not have email addresses.  It contains a monthly report from Walter Chapman, as well as some of our committees.  You will find a link to it below. Hi parents, I hope that this message finds

Weekly E-News, 3-22-2020

March 22, 2020 by  

MY THOUGHTS ON HOW TO PRAY BEFORE EASTER COMESby Reed Fuller Before we reach Easter, we must pass through Holy Week just like Jesus did.  How do we pray in Holy Week?  Is there a difference in our prayer?  Jesus came to Jerusalem knowing the Jewish leaders wanted him dead.