Because of God’s Steadfast Love for Us He: Affirms & Teaches His Children – Mary & Martha

  • April 2, 2019
  • BY Sharon Feil
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Mary and Martha Who are they, and what was their relationship to Jesus? We will look at three narratives in the New Testament to answer those questions. Mary and Martha were sisters, who lived with their brother Lazarus in the town of Bethany. Bethany was less than 2 miles from Jerusalem – travelers from Galilee … [Read More…] Because of God’s Steadfast Love for Us He: Affirms & Teaches His Children – Mary & Martha

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A (really!) Hard Goodbye

  • BY Eric Morse
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We had our fifth graduation this weekend - the third so far this year. Like the others, it was beautiful and reflective of God's grace. But before we even began the ceremony, something amazing happened. I met a woman who works for the Cook County Sheriff who was there the night our graduate was rescued … [Read More...] A (really!) Hard Goodbye
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Psalm 23

  • BY Scott Lilly
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LIE DOWN Derek Kidner: Depth and strength underlie the simplicity of this psalm. Its peace is not escape; its contentment is not complacency; there is readiness to face deep darkness and imminent attack, and the climax reveals a love which homes towards no material goal but to the LORD Himself. Psalm 23 The LORD is … [Read More...] Psalm 23
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Organic Outreach – Applying the Lesson of the Samaritan Woman

  • March 30, 2019
  • BY Sharon Feil
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At our last Mom2Mom we looked at how Jesus  approached the Samaritan woman at the well. Jesus so beautifully modeled what we call “organic outreach”. He was in Samaria  because:  It was the Father’s plan   He met her at the level of her need.  He engaged her in a spiritual discussion. The Holy Spirit … [Read More…] Organic Outreach – Applying the Lesson of the Samaritan Woman

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Preparing for Palm Sunday

  • March 29, 2019
  • BY Elsa Wiese
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Hello Chorus Parents,   Sorry for two emails in one week!  There are just a few more things that I need to mention.   The next couple weeks are important rehearsals for us. We will be combining our choirs and practicing in the Sanctuary to prepare for Palm Sunday. I know that many are traveling, … [Read More…] Preparing for Palm Sunday

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Checking In

  • BY Elsa Wiese
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Hello Chorus Parents! Hope you are enjoying this warmer weather. 🙂  I just wanted to check in and let you know of what is coming up for Children’s Chorus in these next few months. We are singing in the morning services on April 14 and May 12.  For both of these performances, we will wear … [Read More…] Checking In

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