The beginning of the end for Jesus

This is it.  Thirty-three years of Jesus’ life has led up to this moment.  We’ve covered the life of Jesus, as told in the Gospel of Luke, through our sermon series which began on November 30, 2014, with Luke chapter 1.  Nearly 70 sermons later, we have 7 left. After learning about his birth andContinue reading “The beginning of the end for Jesus”

How and Why we surprised our congregation on Sunday – 1st Corinthians 11:17-34

We surprised our congregation during worship on Sunday!  It was great!  At the beginning, I set up the congregation for coffee break.  Once or twice each month, after worshiping God through singing, instead of having our open mic sharing time and prayer, we open the folding divider between our sanctuary and fellowship hall and askContinue reading “How and Why we surprised our congregation on Sunday – 1st Corinthians 11:17-34”

Have you ever thought communion is a bit strange?

A little tiny piece of bread. An equally small cup of juice.  Most often, that is how we take communion at Faith Church.  We also practice intinction, where people rip off a piece of bread and dip it in a cup.  Since I am usually holding one of the cups, I have to admit thatContinue reading “Have you ever thought communion is a bit strange?”