Thank You Floor Workers!

                 We got a ‘new’ lounge!  No one seems to know how old that carpet was – forty years anyway.  Turns out there was nice wood flooring under it that was in very good shape.  The carpet was removed, the flooring sanded and buffed and refinished, and...

Big Truths from ABC National Convention

Our American Baptist “Mission Summit” in June (national-international convention) brought several thoughts to me (Pastor Larry) with special emphasis. FROM THE BIG STAGE Two principles that stood out to me were especially emphasized in our “big” evening...

“Jesus Was Essentially In The Street . . .”

We don’t know what the new Pope, Francis I, will be like. But here are a couple of interesting things he said last year. “Jesus was essentially in the street, walking among the people and doing good. He still does it today, even when we do not recognize...

Music from Worship, Feb 24, 2013

We hope in the coming months to see some dramatic improvement in our ability to record audio and video in our services. But this is still fun! It gives you an idea of what we get to participate in on Sundays. This (above) is the offertory – about grace and...

GIFTS and PRAYERS of CHRISTMAS, for US

[These prayers are based on the 5 Advent Candles we light in the weeks before Christmas.] HOPE God’s promises to our ancestors came true when Jesus was born. So there is hope. Because of Christ we can believe that good is stronger than evil. So God asks us, in hope,...

Daily Bible Readings, Jan 9 – Jan 14, 2012

Daily Bible readings to follow the sermon titled “The Life of Christ in You” MONDAY: 2 Chronicles 14:11-13 1. & 2. What were the key things Asa prayed in this time of great danger? 3. How does that apply to you? TUESDAY: 2 Chronicles 18:12-17 1. How...