Found by God

Lectionary Readings for Sept. 15 Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28 Exodus 32:7-14 1 Timothy 1:12-17 Luke 15:1-10 This week’s readings praise God’s merciful pursuit of God’s people. Jeremiah reminds the people that God’s judgment of evil is certain. In Exodus, God forgives the Israelites’ spiritual impatience and lack of trust that lead them to turn from God …

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The Prayer-filled Life

What is spirituality? The word cannot properly be defined because it means something different to each person. This is not a problem. The term remains helpful.  “The current usefulness of the term is not its precision but rather in the way it names something indefinable yet quite recognizable – transcendence vaguely intermingled with intimacy. Transcendence: …

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Liturgy

Liturgy is sacramental. Outward and visible realities are used to express the inward and spiritual realities of God’s presence in our lives. Liturgy reflects the belief of incarnational theology that tangible and finite things may reveal divine grace and glory. By the Spirit, through liturgy, the church manifests the love of God and the unity …

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The Return of Treasure Box!

September 8th marks the return of Sunday School. To celebrate, there will be a picnic immediately following the 10:30 am service.  The return of Sunday School also means the return of Ron King’s Treasure Box time. This children’s sermon helps the kids hold onto the lesson for the day, usually at WVU’s expense.