Being “intentional” in the New Year

Being “intentional” in the New Year

From the Desk of Marjie… For the past few months I have had a few things floating around in my mind. God plants these things in what I hope is the fertile soil of my mind and I become aware of those areas of my life God wants me to tend to. Some of those are...
A Christmas Eve message

A Christmas Eve message

From the Desk of Pastor Jamie… It is beginning to look a lot like Christmas! There’s a chill in the morning air. People are headed to stores to find the perfect presents. My neighbors have decorated their homes with lights. Holiday parties abound. Growing up, my...
Blue Christmas

Blue Christmas

From the Desk of Pastor Dottie… In some churches, there is a tradition of a Blue Christmas service. I have never been in a church that has this tradition, but it makes sense to me. A Blue Christmas service is provided for those who are grieving, who are...
Life is hard, but God is with us!

Life is hard, but God is with us!

From the Desk of Pastor Dottie… Dear Catalina, I’m admittedly an easy target for sappy endings. And this time of year, we have many of possibilities to indulge in syrup-y-ness. There are channels for Christmas songs, for Hallmark movies, and, of course, the...