Announcement Archive

STEWARDSHIP SNIPPET — November 17, 2019 Psalm 98:4 –Make a joyful noise to the LORD, all the earth; break forth into joyous song and sing praises. Sometimes joy and praise are the only possible responses to the abundant love and care of the Creator. As the autumn harvest is gathered in, be sure to celebrate […]

STEWARDSHIP SNIPPET — November 10 — 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17 – Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and through grace gave us eternal comfort and good hope, comfort your hearts and strengthen them in every good work and word. What if we, as Paul, were so thankful to […]

STEWARDSHIP SNIPPET:  November 3 2 Thessalonians 1:3 – We must always give thanks to God for you, brothers and sisters, as is right, because your faith is growing abundantly, and the love of everyone of you for one another is increasing. Paul, Silvanus, and Timothy open their letter to believers in Thessalonica with thanks for […]

STEWARDSHIP SNIPPET — October 27, 2019 —  Psalm 84:5 –Happy are those whose strength is in you, in whose heart are the highways to Zion. Sometimes our wants are not in line with the values of a follower of Jesus. Humans are great at rationalizing and justifying wants. What we NEED is to turn to […]

STEWARDSHIP SNIPPET — October 20 Luke 18:7 – And will not God grant justice to his chosen ones who cry to him day and night? Will he delay long in helping them? We want what we want in this life, but God knows exactly what we need and won’t forsake us. Listen carefully for God’s […]

COMMEMORATIONS Teresa of Ávila (Teresa de Jesús), teacher, renewer of the church, died 1582;Tuesday, October 15, 2019 — A mystical writer and reformer of the monastic order (Carmelites) to which she belonged, Teresa may also be commemorated with John of the Cross on December 14. Latino Christians traditionally remember her on this date. Ignatius, Bishop […]

Stewardship Snippet —October 6, 2019 Luke 17:5-6 – The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith!” The Lord replied, “If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you.” The apostles want more faith, but […]