Category Archives: Lent and Easter

Lent, why does it matter?

Lent (Latin: Quadragesima – English: Fortieth) is a period of 40 weekdays (excluding Sundays) from Ash Wednesday to the day after Good Friday. This is a time of spiritual preparation for Easter as we remember the events in Jesus Christ’s … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday ~ March 6th

6:00 p.m. light supper 6:30 p.m. Worship Service The Lord… is patient with you, not wanting anyone to perish, but everyone to come to repentance. ~ 2 Peter 3:9b Jesus took the Twelve aside and told them, “We are going up … Continue reading

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Blessed assurance

After six days Jesus took with him Peter, James and John, the brother of James, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. There he was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his clothes became … Continue reading

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Keys

“Do not be afraid. I am the First and the Last. I am the Living One; I was dead, and behold I am alive for ever and ever. And I hold the keys of death and Hades.” ~ Revelation 1:17-18 In … Continue reading

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Come out!

Jesus called out in a loud voice, “Lazarus, come out!” ~ John 11:43 People were amazed when Jesus spoke those powerful words, “Lazarus, come out.” Even though he was dead and in the grave for four days, Lazarus responded to … Continue reading

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I once was lost but now I’m found

“The Son of Man came to seek and to save what was lost.” ~ Luke 19:10 It is a phone call I will never forget. My wife was calling to tell me that our three-year-old son was missing. She was at … Continue reading

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Pentecost ~ the promised Holy Spirit

The night Jesus was betrayed, he told his apostles: “But I tell you the truth: It is for your good that I am going away. Unless I go away, the Counselor will not come to you; but if I go, … Continue reading

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