Posts tagged with ‘senior saints’

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June 2013

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              Dear friends, This month my family and I will have been here four years. Does it seem like four years to you? Not to me and Jill. Even though they’ve gone by fast, the last four years have been some of our best since Jill and I have […]

May 2013

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  Two very good articles appeared recently in The Oregonian: the first was an article by Nancy Haught asking the question, “Are sports taking a toll on church attendance?” The second was a commentary by Steve Duin on generous giving to charities. They’re topics that come up in our church as well because Sherwood and […]

April 2013

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Dear friends, We are now in the season of Easter, or “Eastertide” or “Paschal Time” as it’s also known in the Church. You’ll notice the white paraments will be displayed in the sanctuary until Pentecost Sunday, May 19th. The color white symbolizes perfection found in Jesus, and is meant to prompt in us a sense […]

February 2013

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But Jesus said, “Leave her alone. Why do you trouble her? She has done a beautiful thing to me.” Mark 14:6 Dear friends, The verse above comes from Matthew, where Jesus is reclining at a table in Simon the Leper’s house. The place was filled most likely with men, but this woman comes in and […]

January 2013

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Dear friends, First of all, by the time you read this newsletter, I will, with God’s healing, be mostly recovered from the worst head and chest cold I can remember in my lifetime. It really set me back during the week I was supposed to be working full steam on our Christmas services. While it […]

December 2012

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Dear Friends, It seems we live in a world of tradition doesn’t it? As much as some of us like new and exciting things to keep life interesting, we still count on some things to happen as they have in years before. I think you would agree the seasons of Advent and Christmas are times […]

November 2012

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Dear friends, As we approach Thanksgiving and reflect on the year that has passed, I want to echo the words of St. Paul in Philippians 1:3-6, “I thank my God every time I remember you. In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel […]

October 2012

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Dear friends in Christ,   If you worshipped with me and my family on Confirmation Sunday, September 9th, I pray witnessing the Holy Spirit’s work in the hearts of twelve of our young people gave you increased confidence and hope in the future of both our church and our religion. If you weren’t there, know […]

Senior Saints

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Those over 55 are considered Senior Saints. Join us in fellowship!