Study Groups with Pastor Scott

A morning study group with Pastor Scott will meet via Zoom at 9:30 AM; an evening group will gather in the library at 6 PM. The focus this fall is the study “Living the Questions” – a progressive look at elements of the Christian faith. This group was started in the early...
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Zoom Study Groups with Pastor Scott

Zoom study groups with Pastor Scott continue this month on Wednesdays at 9:30 AM and 7 PM. The focus is the book Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life by Rabbi Harold S. Kushner. Books are still available in the church office for $10 each. All are welcome!...
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New Beginnings

In 1978 Brian Wren wrote the hymn, “This Is a Day of New Beginnings.” In the hymn we sing, “Christ is alive, and goes before us to show and share what love can do. This is a day of new beginnings; our God is making all things new.” Wren wrote this hymn for...
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Lovely Lane Newsletter July – Doubting God

Life happens! Whether it’s a major tragedy or a series of events, life happens. Horrible things take place. Life becomes overwhelming. With a pandemic and a derecho, the last year and a half have brought enough hurdles to last a lifetime for many of us! When this happens, we...
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Zoom Study Groups with Pastor Scott

Zoom Study Groups with Pastor Scott continue this month at 9:30 AM and 7 PM. The focus is the book Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life by Rabbi Harold S. Kushner. Several books are still available in the church office for $10 each. All are welcome! It’s a great book!!
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Zoom Study Groups with Pastor Scott

The Zoom Study Groups will meet again on Wednesday, June 9th, at 9:30 am and 7 pm. The focus will be the book Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned about Life by Rabbi Harold S. Kushner. Books are available in the church office for $10 each. All are welcome!
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From Pastor Scott: Inspiring Others

Who inspires you? Who are the mentors in your life? For me, a list of mentors begins with Jesus Christ. In the Sermon on the Mount in Matthew 5-7, Jesus models a way of life in which we go the extra mile and turn the other cheek. In Luke 19, Jesus shows love and acceptance for...
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Considering Character – From Pastor Scott

In 1992, educators and leaders from various youth-related groups met in Aspen, Colorado to discuss character education and ways character could be emphasized in different environments.  A final result of this time together was a statement lifting up essential values and goals. ...
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Zoom Study with Pastor Scott

A new study group with Pastor Scott will start on Wednesday, April 14. The focus is the book  “A Multitude of Blessings: A Christian Approach to Religious Diversity,” written by Cynthia M. Campbell. Groups will meet via Zoom on Wednesdays at 9:30 AM and 7:00 PM. All are welcome!
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Holy Saturday

The Saturday following the death of Jesus must have been something.  While the Bible says very little about this day, we can imagine the Passover crowd in Jerusalem will return to their normal routines.  The Jewish people will observe the Sabbath.  Some might even be relieved the...
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