Author Archives: Josh

Living water

Now Jesus had to go through Samaria. He came to a town in Samaria called Sychar, near the plot of ground Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired as he was from the … Continue reading

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Wow! What a wedding!

Good morning, Friends! This is some kind of a winter we’re having. Last week it was summer, and now it’s winter again. Seems like we got it backwards! I’ve got flowers coming up. I’ve seen birds coming back. Then this … Continue reading

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One by one

Good morning, Friends! Last week I said that we’re going to be spending some time with the gospel of John. We’re going to be following John all the way from now until Easter. John was the last of the four … Continue reading

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The Light of the World

Good morning, Friends! Happy New Year! I hope you’re all doing well. The youth group rang in the New Year during their lock-in here on Tuesday night. They rang the old school bell outside at midnight and woke up the … Continue reading

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Kingly gifts

Good morning, Friends! I hope you all had a merry Christmas! Did Santa bring you anything fun or special this year? This whole business of gifts at Christmas time is really interesting. Some families open their presents at midnight on … Continue reading

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God’s plan

Good morning, Friends! We’ve had a whole month to get ready for Christmas. We always need to remember that even though we have all these Christmas activities and Christmas plans, it all started with a bunch of people who had … Continue reading

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What does Christmas mean?

Good morning, Friends! We’re starting to get pretty close to Christmas. It’s a busy time of year. It’s a time with a lot of different pressures. It’s easy for us to get overwhelmed with all the holiday stuff, the family … Continue reading

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Prepare the way

Good morning, Friends! I hope you’re all well this week. It’s good to see you! I appreciate everyone who makes the effort to come to worship. I know it’s not easy for everyone. I hope that we’ll all be blessed … Continue reading

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Prince of Peace

Good morning, Friends! We have suddenly moved into the season of Advent! If you read the Springfield newsletter that came out this week, you know that there are a lot of words that are connected to Advent. The word Advent … Continue reading

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The power of giving thanks

Good morning, Friends! Today’s Scripture reading comes from the book of Deuteronomy in the Old Testament, which is a book most people have never read. It’s about the time when God’s people were wandering in the desert for forty years, … Continue reading

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