PJ’s Page – While weeding in our front yard the other day, I saw a bit of pink poking through the spent purple blossoms and green leaves of the lilac bush. Upon taking a closer look, I found a small, but beautiful rhodie in full bloom tucked behind the large lilac bush. The soft pink […]
Worship servers are scheduled on the 15th of the preceding month by Pastor Julie. If you have dates when you do NOT wish to be scheduled, please let her or the office know before the 15th. If there is a scheduling conflict, please find a substitute from among the additional names on the schedule.
PJ’s Page – When we were in Germany we noticed that the Lutheran churches are not called Lutheran so much as they are called “Evangelish” or Evangelical. In this country, the term “evangelical” has come to mean something other than its original meaning, which has its origins in the Greek word euangelion which means “good […]
PJ’s Page – Did you ever have a “swear jar” in your home when you were growing up? You know, a jar where you placed your quarter or dollar every time you yet slip with a “colorful” word. I’m going to suggest a different take on this idea….that we consider a “their” jar instead of […]
PJ’s Page – In our yard there is a blackberry bush, planted in a barrel, I suppose to contain it’s ambitious rambling. Throughout this winter season, it has been fairly well behaved, keeping largely to its assigned spot. However, as the first signs of spring have begun to (literally) sprout, this blackberry bush has also […]
PJ’s Page – I’m writing this newsletter article on the evening after our Annual Meeting. If you do the math, you’ll realize that I’m a bit tardy in getting this completed and submitted to Katy for publication (fun fact: the Messenger deadline is always the 15th of the month.) A part of what’s contributing to […]