Author Archives: Josh

Two or three together

Good morning, Friends! Every time I ask people what their favorite verse of the Bible is, I tend to get similar answers. Everyone likes the Lord’s Prayer, the 23rd Psalm, maybe John 3:16. Some people mention the Beatitudes and the … Continue reading

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Everyone can do these things

Good morning, Friends! I chose today’s Scripture reading because I like to talk about love, and it’s coming up on Valentine’s Day. Usually, we save today’s Scripture for weddings. How many of you have ever heard 1st Corinthians 13 read … Continue reading

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A living community

Good morning, Friends! Since the beginning of January, we’ve been talking about what it means to be a spiritual community. Some it’s probably been a review for you, maybe you’ve picked up some fresh ideas. We’ve talked about what it … Continue reading

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A growing community

Good morning, Friends! Ever since New Year’s, we’ve been talking about different views of what it means to be a spiritual community – a community that prays, a community that lives in unity, a community based on hope. Today I … Continue reading

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A community of hope

Good morning, Friends! I hope you’re all doing well! Last week at worship, we had fun with the children’s message. One of our kids, little Lillie, helped tell the parable of the one little sheep that got lost, and the … Continue reading

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A united and peaceful community

Good morning, Friends! I hope you’re all doing well this week. Thank you all for coming this morning. I know the weather isn’t great, and I appreciate the effort you made to be here! Last week, we talked about prayer. … Continue reading

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A praying community

Good morning, Friends! We’re starting out the New Year, and people always like to make resolutions to get the New Year started. Sometimes I think we make too many resolutions, or we make ones we know we’re not likely to … Continue reading

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The Savior

Good morning, Friends! I hope you are all just about ready for Christmas – and I hope that it will be a happy and blessed Christmas for all of you. I hope you’ll be in touch with family and loved … Continue reading

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Light

Good morning, Friends! We’re beginning Advent. Most of us call it the Christmas season. But Advent really means beginning. It’s the first part of the word adventure. Advent is a time of preparation. It’s a time, as John the Baptist … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good.     His love endures forever. Give thanks to the God of gods.     His love endures forever. Give thanks to the Lord of lords:     His love endures … Continue reading

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