New Year’s Eve Service

Our New Year’s Eve Service for the upcoming year of 2019 will be at 5:00 PM on December 31.  We will not only reflect on the year passing by but also the new one yet to come.

Ecclesiastes 3:1-8, Galatians 4:1-7: The Now of God’s Timing

What is time? The dictionary says it is the interval, or period, between two events. It can also be a continued progression when something happens. And we measure that interval in seconds, minutes, hours, years, even centuries But then the dictionary also adds these many time-related expressions. We have a time capsule, time-consuming, time-honored, and […]

New Year’s Eve Service for 2016

Our New Year’s Eve Service for the upcoming year of 2016 will be at 5:00 PM on December 31.  Since December 31 is also the Eve for the Circumcision and Name of Jesus, that celebration will also be part of the Service.

Psalm 90: O God Our Help in Ages Past

A hundred years ago, the captain of a large passenger liner led those on board in a morning devotion.  Part of the devotion included singing the familiar hymn, “O God, Our Help in Ages Past.”  We sang that hymn earlier, which includes the words: “Time, like an ever-rolling stream, soon bears us all away; we […]

New Year’s Eve: Joshua 23:14

Joshua 23:14: [Joshua said,] “I am now about to go the way of all the earth.  You know with all your heart and being that none of the good promises the LORD your God made to you has failed.  Every promise has been fulfilled; not one has failed.   At the end of the year, […]

Eve of the Circumcision and Name of Jesus

Intro Circumcision is not a pleasant experience.  It is cutting off a piece of flesh from a male’s penis.  That doesn’t sound like something smart to do.  It sounds painful.  It sounds foolish.  But then, God says much that may sound foolish to our ears.   God told Abraham to leave his country and go […]