New Year’s 2021 Devotional

If you have the opportunity to do this outdoors, please feel free to engage this devotion outside. As you begin, take a couple of deep breaths, and ask the Holy Spirit to help you to be aware of God’s presence with you and to be centered in Christ. Listen (and sing along if you wish)Continue reading “New Year’s 2021 Devotional”

Sunday School at Home: The week of 8 November 2020

As we continue to navigate pandemic and online gatherings together, we want to help our younger NextGen students feel like they’re “together” by sharing the same Bible story and craft each week. Parents, please remember to have your kids bring their Growing in God’s Love story Bible to our worship gatherings via Zoom! From weekContinue reading “Sunday School at Home: The week of 8 November 2020”

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”

Resources for Engaging the Hard Work of Love and Justice

From your pastors, this is a short note to say that we love you, we’re here for you and that we are praying for you. We know that much continues on in the world and we pray that you are both remaining faithfully engaged to all that is going on but also caring for yourselfContinue reading “Resources for Engaging the Hard Work of Love and Justice”

How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus

There are a lot of great resources on how to talk about Coronavirus/COVID-19 with your children. Here are some of the things I’ve compiled, along with some of our own thoughts on how we can help children during these times. 1. Assessing what your child knows They have heard many things from many different sources.Continue reading “How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus”