Pastor’s Note – August 30, 2018

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Greetings Schweitzer, This past Tuesday (August 28) was the 55th Anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. The March took place in the midst of the Civil Rights struggle of the 1960’s, that in some fashion continues … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 23, 2018

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Brothers and Sisters in Christ, Jake here. As we approach many new things this fall, it’s a sweet joy to see the number of groups and mentoring relationships growing in our community. And let me tell you, if you’re tired … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 16, 2018

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Dear friend, I was honored to officiate at Taylor Likes and Shelby Bacon’s wedding last Saturday. Taylor serves with excellence as our Creative Producer. Both Shelby and Taylor are actively following Jesus Christ. It is a particular joy for me … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 9, 2018

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Matthew 19:14…But Jesus said, “Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Ecclesiastes 3:1…For everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under … Read More

Pastor’s Note – August 2, 2018

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Dear Friend, “In those days when you pray, I will listen. If you look for me wholeheartedly, you will find me. I will be found by you,” says the Lord. “I will end your captivity and restore your fortunes. I … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 26, 2018

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Brothers and Sisters In Christ, Something happened to me last weekend (or rather, I did something) that I’d like to share with you. For my birthday, I got a new pair of headphones that I can use at the gym, … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 19, 2018

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Dear Friend, Susan and I recently took a couple of weeks of vacation, traveling to Oregon, Washington and British Columbia. While nature’s spectacular beauty provided sights to behold and our palates enjoyed the delicacies of fresh seafood, the stay vacation part … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 12, 2018

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Dear Friend, I’ve really been enjoying our summer sermon series, The Psalms Greatest Hits.  The variety and depth of expressing worship, praise and confession, all that lives in the human heart, is compelling. These inspired words have spoken to generations, … Read More

Pastor’s Note – July 5, 2018

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“For you have been called to live in freedom, my brothers and sisters. But don’t use your freedom to satisfy your sinful nature. Instead, use your freedom to serve one another in love. For the whole law can be summed up … Read More