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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – December 2019

~  Things to Ponder  ~ “But Mary kept all these things, pondering them in her heart.” ~ Luke 2:19 Dear Members and Friends, In one of the sweetest, most perplexing verses of Luke’s Christmas story, we get just a very brief snapshot into the sentimental heart of a mother.  After all the strange events that […]

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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – October 2019

~ Music as Prayer ~ “I will solve my riddle to the music of a harp.” ~ Psalm 49:4b Dear Members and Friends, Hollywood occasionally reintroduces us to old music that our society has long-since forgotten, little bits of Americana that ring a homey and vaguely familiar sound in our ears.  This happened a lot […]

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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – June 2019

~ Words, Words, Words ~ “YOU SEE WITH WHAT LARGE LETTERS I AM WRITING TO YOU, AS I WRITE WITH MY OWN HAND!”  ~Galatians 6:11 Dear Members and Friends, When old Polonius asks Hamlet, “What do you read, my lord?” the dispirited prince looks up from his book just long enough to respond dismissively, “Words, […]

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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – April 2019

~ The Promise of Easter ~ “God raised the Lord and will also raise us up by his power.” ~ I Corinthians 6:14 Dear Members and Friends, Here’s an Easter poem written by Samuel Longfellow, the lesser-known brother of Henry: O Life that maketh all things new The blooming earth, the thoughts of men! Our […]

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Pastor’s Newsletter Message – February 2019

~ Think about These Things ~ “ Finally, beloved, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is pleasing, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence and if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.” ~Philippians 4:8 Dear Members and Friends, January is surely the most […]

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