Gathering God’s People During a Pandemic

When the covid19 pandemic caused our churches pause our public gatherings for worship and other activities in mid-March, we did not foresee ourselves 5 months later in mid-August still gathering virtually. But here we are, and along the way we’ve figured out not only how to get on to Zoom but how to have aContinue reading “Gathering God’s People During a Pandemic”

Meditation on Fruits of the Spirit

We can only begin with where we are today, asking God to help us in our prayers to show us our lives in light of the fruits of the Spirit. 22 the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, 23gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things. 24And thoseContinue reading “Meditation on Fruits of the Spirit”

Faithful Living During a Pandemic

“I shall ask God mercifully to protect us.  Then I will fumigate, purify the air, administer medicine, and take medicine.  I shall avoid places and persons where my presence is not needed in order to not become contaminated, and thus perchance inflict and pollute others, and so cause their death as a result of myContinue reading “Faithful Living During a Pandemic”