Virtual Church –

Worship today was presented virtually on Facebook LIVE.  Though the delivery method was different, the gospel message rings honest and true.  The one who comes to repair, restore, reconcile, and renew the “vineyard” is met with resistance – most of the time. But that’s not how God wants it. That’s

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Get Up, Jesus Is Calling You

It is our work to offer a prayer similar to that of Bartimaeus.  “Teacher let me see again!”  Then we may be made whole to see the way of Jesus. One Great Hour of Sharing resources

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Be Opened

Throughout the gospels there are moments Jesus’s disciples just don’t understand the message.  Jesus has to ask why are your ears stopped and your eyes closed? It is easy to miss what is right in front of you.  How attentive we must be to unlock any portion of God’s kin-dom.

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If There is Righteousness in the Heart

There is a quote attributed to Confucius in 6 century BCE. “If there is righteousness in the heart, there will be beauty in the character. If there is beauty in the character, there will be harmony in the home. If there is harmony in the home, there will be order

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Faith Alive

There are many healing and miracles stories in the Gospel of Mark.  The reoccurring theme is “do not fear, believe, believe”.  Healing is more than curing disease.  Jesus shows healing is also about restoring meaning to life.

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