Sunday School

In the Beginning

The very first words in the Bible tell us that "In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth." Then the Bible goes on to tell about God's creation.  The first thing God created was light. The Bible tells us that God said, "Let there be light," and there was light. And God said,… Continue reading In the Beginning

Sunday School

Trinity Sunday

Today is called Trinity Sunday.  When you see the letters TRI at the beginning of a word, it's a clue that the word might have something to do with the number three. Can you think of another word that starts with the letters TRI? There are lots of them. I am thinking today of the… Continue reading Trinity Sunday

Sunday School

Pentecost

When the day of Pentecost came, they were all together in one place. Suddenly a sound like the blowing of a violent wind came from heaven and filled the whole house where they were sitting. They saw what seemed to be tongues of fire that separated and came to rest on each of them. All… Continue reading Pentecost

Sunday School

The Ascension of Christ Acts 1:9

In today’s Bible lesson in the book of Acts, we learn that when Jesus was ready to return to heaven, He took His disciples aside to make sure that they understood everything that had happened to Him. He explained why it was important for Him to be crucified and to be raised from the dead… Continue reading The Ascension of Christ Acts 1:9

Sunday School

Love one another as Jesus loves us

Today’s lesson is based on John 15 : 9 – 17. Today I want you to think about the following: When was the last time you felt left out or were chosen last? How did it make you feel? Sometimes we treat people unkindly, certain children are always the last to be chosen. Other times… Continue reading Love one another as Jesus loves us

Priest's Perspective

The light of Christ

Grace and peace to you from God our Father and His Son Jesus Christ.We continue with our meditation on the Gospel for the Day.This morning as you sit beside Jesus as a reminder of your presence in the narrative, Jesus looks at you and begins to talk John 3: 16-21For God loved the world so… Continue reading The light of Christ

Sunday School

Easter Sunday

This Sunday is Easter Sunday a day we gather together to celebrate that God raised Jesus from the dead. The Bible tells us that it was early morning, on the first day of the week. A day full of hope and possibilities.  The tomb that Jesus had been buried in belonged to Joseph of Arimathea… Continue reading Easter Sunday

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RIDING ON A DONKEY

Palm Sunday This lesson on Palm Sunday is from Phyllis Crofts Sunday School Lessons. The readings for Palm Sunday can be found in your Bible. Mark: 1 - 11; Mark 14:10 - 21 and 14: 32 - 50; 14: 53 - 64; Mark 15: 1 - 24 and 15: 40 - 47. RIDING ON A DONKEY… Continue reading RIDING ON A DONKEY

Church Chatter · Lent

Preparing for Next Week

SATURDAY, FIFTH WEEK OF LENTPreparing for Next WeekHas Lent felt long for you this year, or has it gone by quickly? What have been the graces for you? Do you feel more grounded or closer to God? What prayer, fasting, or almsgiving disciplines have been fruitful for you this season?Tomorrow is Palm Sunday, the beginning… Continue reading Preparing for Next Week

Church Chatter · Lent

Listen to Someone Else

FRIDAY, FIFTH WEEK OF LENT Listen to Someone Else For I hear many whisperings: ‘Terror is all around!’ ... But the Lord is with me like a dread warrior. —Jeremiah 20:10-11 Forget about whispering; we hear much of the media and plenty of individual cynics shouting, “terror is all around!” Between the terror of the… Continue reading Listen to Someone Else