Return To The Lord

The prophet Joel gives us our mission for the next 40 days: Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart, with fasting, and weeping, and mourning; Rend your hearts, not your garments, and return to the Lord, your God.  (Joel 2:12-18) We are called to firmly Read more…

Word of God; Word of Life

We know and believe the Word of God, Sacred Scripture, is inspired by God. All scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for refutation, for correction, and for training in righteousness, so that one who belongs to God may be competent, equipped for every good work.  (2 Read more…

Approach of Lent

Ash Wednesday arrives this week…finally!  Across the nation we have experienced a very wintry season, and Lent and Easter are coming about as late as they can in the liturgical calendar this year.  Somehow, in the Providence of God, I believe these two events are connected.  Winter tends to create Read more…

Ash Wednesday

Sorry this is a little late, but wanted to share this thought with you before we get too deep into the Lenten Season.  Today we begin the 40 days of fasting, prayer, and giving alms in preparation for the great celebration of Easter.  Hopefully, we have all made our Lenten Read more…