E-News Nov 8

This Sunday at Memorial 9:30 Festival Worship 10:30 Fellowship 10:45 Sunday School, Confirmation ________________________________________________________________________When we gather to worship we do so in a “sanctuary”, a place we trust to be safe and holy. Today we are reminded of the sin and violence that plagues humanity, that comes even to our safest places, …

E-News 10-11-17

This Sunday at Memorial… 9:30 am Worship 10:45 am Sunday School, lower level 10:45 am All Ages Confirmation, adult education room As we approach the 500th anniversary of the reformation adults and confirmation youth will spend time together exploring Luther, the Reformation and the development of our Church!   Holden Village Trip If you …

Register for these Upcoming Opportunities

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Urban Immersion Retreat All grades 6 – adults are invited to participate. November 17-19, 2017 in Minneapolis We have received a generous grant from the Endowment Fund making this possible. Price for the full weekend will be determined by the number of participants, …

E-News 9-6-17

[column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] E-News for the Week of 9-6-17 [/column] [column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] This morning the church copy machine was in constant use…because we have so much to share with you! We bid good-bye to summer and hello to another season of …

Good Friday

[divider type=”1″] [/divider] [column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Good Friday  “Then Jesus cried again with a loud voice and breathed his last.” Matthew 27:32-61 32 As they went out, they came upon a man from Cyrene named Simon; they compelled this man to carry his cross. 33 And when they came …

Maundy Thursday

[divider type=”1″] [/divider] [column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”]  The word “Maundy” comes from the Latin word for command. At tonight’s worship service we we gather at the table of the Last Supper and hear Jesus’ command to “Love one another as I have loved you”.  In the continuation …

Wednesday

[divider type=”1″] [/divider] [column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Jesus has been arrested, his closest disciples fear for their lives and the lives of their teacher.  Peter, known for his honest questions and doubt is alone in the courtyard struggling to remain faithful to the One who will never …

Tuesday

[divider type=”1″] [/divider] [column width=”1/1″ last=”true” title=”” title_type=”single” animation=”none” implicit=”true”] Today’s reading shows us the depth of humanity found in God.  Jesus is scared and yet protective, he is dependent on his friends and over all else, the presence of God.  Jesus humbly asks his disciples to remain with him …