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Pastor’s Manna

Easter People Did you know that Easter is more than just one day, but rather an entire season in the church? Eastertide, or the Easter season, is the 50-day period of time starting on Easter Sunday and ending on Pentecost Sunday.  Eastertide reminds us of the disciples’ lives as they waited for the sign to […]

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Adult Discipleship – Spring…Together

Spring…Together Winter is finally over (or at least that is what the weatherman said today)! The signs of Spring are beginning to appear. There is something special about this time of year as the world wakes from its winter nap. It is amazing to think about how all of nature works together to make Spring […]

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Pastor’s Manna

Are You a Follower? What does it mean to follow? In modern vernacular being a follower can have a negative connotation. It implies being of the herd mentality, unable to think for yourself, unwilling to set your own direction, or being mindless. Often we offer up another approach: you are either a Leader (GOOD!) or aFollower […]

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2018 Lenten Devotional

Lenten Devotional 2018 Lent for 2018 began on February 14.  Read this devotional and put some peace and quiet into your life.  There are forty days of devotions with different stories, scriptures, and prayers that can help you get through a month. Take time to read this through Lent, but it can also be read […]

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Adult Discipleship – Together in Lent

Together in Lent As we approach Lent, a time of reflection and repentance, I always look for something to add to my life during these 40 days. I have learned that I am not very successful in “giving something up for lent” but have found the discipline of “adding something for Lent” to be much […]

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Pastor’s Manna – Changing Seasons

Changing Seasons Time is flying by us isn’t it? It seems like on Christmas morning, we just celebrated the birth of Jesus, and now we are finding ourselves preparing to enter Lent seven short weeks later. Ash Wednesday (February 14, 2018), marks the beginning of Lent, a time when we reflect upon Jesus’s journey toward the cross, […]

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Pastor’s Manna – A Fresh Start

I love the message of hope that we all can find at the beginning of the New Year. Each of us can always take the time to think about the past year. We can reflect upon the successes we had,, the opportunities we missed,, the things we would do differently, and the changes we might […]

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2017 Advent Devotional

2017 Advent Booklet Even though this is an Advent Devotional, YOU can take this devotional and use it any time of the year.  There are four weeks of devotions with different stories, scriptures, and prayers that can help you get through a month.

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Adult Discipleship – Together in Advent

Together in Advent Can it possibly be Advent already? It seems like we just finished packing away the Christmas decorations in preparation for a new year. Time does seem to fly, more quickly every year, and once again, the whirlwind of activities and preparations that lead to Christmas have begun. If we’re not careful, we […]

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