This week in church news…
Outreach 2019: Yard Sale, BBQ, Movie Night, Jazz Concert
Zach talks about the importance of connection and illustrates with scripture and a video from some GSPC youth.
Eric VanderHeide goes on another walk, remembers someone who encouraged him greatly, and challenges himself and us to reach out and encourage someone today.
Eric VanderHeide goes for a walk and ponders the Church as the Body of Christ as well as asking how we handle the conflict that can come from being “at-home” for extended periods.
Chris Orr (now living in Washington state!) reflects on the experience of sharing in online worship at Good Shepherd during this time. He also shares an original song (in his inimitable fashion).
Clay Cupples shares an original poem after reflecting on the events of Palm Sunday.
Eric VanderHeide reflects on creation, creativity, COVID-19, and our place in God’s world.
Eric VanderHeide reflects on fear in the midst of COVID-19 and invites Jesus, the Prince of Peace, to be in our hearts and minds.
Eric VanderHeide introduces “Mid-Week Musings”
What do you fear? For some it may be close to the surface and easy to name. Others may have to think a little harder. Having trouble with that? Let me prime the pump a bit: spiders, snakes, the dark, being alone, a certain person, your boss, your parents, your kids, the future, the Democrats, the Republicans, losing something, never finding something, not…
THOUGHTS are powerful things. Indeed, Jesus taught that our thoughts come out of our hearts, revealing who we really are. The Christian scriptures speak of “taking every thought captive to the obedience of Christ.” And those same scriptures are described as a two-edged sword, “able to judge the thoughts and intentions of the heart.” Believers are…