Feb. 26 -- Where is God Leading Now?
Following God can be joy, struggle, confidence and promise. Almost always it's one step at a time and the step needs to be taken before we have evidence -- Faith is evidence of things unseen. What will it take to go where God leads?
From Pastor Dave: "I have not yet reached my goal & I am not perfect. But Christ has taken hold of me. So I keep on running & struggling to take hold of the prize." - Phil. 3:12
We keep moving toward the goal of a contagious love that draws people to Jesus Christ. The feedback, the conversations, the changes, tire us out. That's why we're slowing the pace for Lent, caring for one another, yet pressing on toward the goal.
"The Son of Man came not to be served but to serve..." (Mt. 20:28) That's why this journey gets hard, because we follow this serving Jesus. So it's not just what we like or a bottom line, but what serves others, what helps others want to follow Jesus too. That's not a criticism of anyone. It's our reality & we all struggle with it at time.
Who is God calling you to reach? ... (read more here)
It's Time...to think about flowers for our Easter Services! We would like to fill the sanctuary with colorful spring flowers to celebrate Christ's resurrection. Flowers must be pre-ordered and any cancellations made by March 17, therefore the deadline for orders is Sun., March 12.