NextGen Sunday School Activities • The Life of Moses

In this time of ongoing quarantine, it was a real gift to us, your pastors, to (socially-distanced) see each your families when we dropped off these NextGen Sunday School activity packs! Over the next several weeks, for our NextGen messages during our Sunday Zoom worship services, we will be sharing about the life of Moses.Continue reading “NextGen Sunday School Activities • The Life of Moses”

12 Months of Blessing: Big Table SD and Westmorland Presbyterian Food Pantry

For the month of August, we’re partnering with two regional organizations to bless and serve our neighbors in San Diego and Imperial Counties. Big Table “serves those who serve you.” Big Table provides care for workers in the hospitality & restaurant industry, where 1 in 6 workers are below the poverty line (which is doubleContinue reading “12 Months of Blessing: Big Table SD and Westmorland Presbyterian Food Pantry”

Lament / ⚓︎ Hope

So much pain exists in our culture today. The ongoing pandemic has unleashed both intense moments of suffering and death (although this is heavy and difficult, we highly recommend listening to this recent episode of This American Life called “The Reprieve” to experience the “invisible wildfire” of Covid-19 in Detroit) and the slow languish ofContinue reading “Lament / ⚓︎ Hope”

12 Months of Blessing: Justice & Equity

Anchor City is pleased to be able to participate in the work of two different organizations for this month’s 12 Months of Blessing campaign. The John and Vera Mae Perkins Foundation is a non-profit organization that teaches and promotes the principles of Christian Community development and racial reconciliation. “This conviction that God calls us toContinue reading “12 Months of Blessing: Justice & Equity”

What to Do with Children During Their Time Off from School

One of the things that I’ve read that will be important during these times will be to set a routine. Routines can give children comfort and security and also will provide caregivers with a framework for the day. Don’t be afraid to use some screen time for distraction but also do try to limit theContinue reading “What to Do with Children During Their Time Off from School”