Pastor’s Blog

Let the same mind be in you that was in Christ Jesus, who, though he was in the form of God, did not regard equality with God as something to be exploited, but emptied himself, taking the form of a slave, being born in human likeness. And being found in human form, he humbled himself […]

[The Greeks who had come to celebrate the Passover in Jerusalem] came to Philip, who was from Bethsaida in Galilee, and said to him, “Sir, we wish to see Jesus.” – John 12:21   The Greeks had traveled hundreds of miles. It had taken them possibly a week or so of their life to get […]

I praise you seven times a day for your righteous judgments. – Psalm 119:164 (Picture created by Rei-artur, who neither endorses not denounces this use, published under Creative Commons 3.0) One of the most unfortunate annual modern rituals is happening this weekend: the shift to Daylight Savings Time. Yes, this means that we will skip […]

The teaching of the Lord is perfect and revives the soul; the testimony of the Lord is sure and gives wisdom to the simple. The statutes of the Lord are just and rejoice the heart; the commandment of the Lord is clear and gives light to the eyes. The fear of the Lord is clean and endures forever; the judgments of the Lord are true and righteous altogether. More to […]

May I never boast of anything except the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by which the world is crucified to me, and I to the world. – (Gal. 6:14) – the appointed text used to greet the Gospel on Sunday (Pictured here is a landscape from Cape Cod. The painting I discuss below is under […]