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Archives: March 2021

Mar 25, 2021 - Kent French

We continue our Lenten exploration of the Fruits of the Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23 expanded). So far, we've looked at humility, gentleness, gratitude, generosity, service and patience. And this week, for Palm Sunday, we come to self-control.

When we think of the traditional Palm Sunday story of Jesus' triumphal entry into Jerusalem (...

Mar 18, 2021 - Amy Norton

Beloved,

This week, we are continuing our exploration of “the fruits of the Spirit,” (inspired by Galatians 5:22-23), looking at patience, as exemplified, albeit sometimes bafflingly, in Jesus's ministry, when he warns those he has healed or those who have witnessed his miracles not to tell anyone about what they experienced or saw. What is he waiting for? There's enough injustice, hurt, and...

Mar 12, 2021 - Katharine Henry

Dear Friends,

This week, we continue our Lenten series on the Fruits of the Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23) with a focus on Generosity. Worship will be on our YouTube channel, starting at 11am.

We will consider the story of the impoverished woman, a widow, who Jesus observed giving two coins to the Temple (...

Mar 04, 2021 - Kent French

This week, we continue our Lenten series on the Fruits of the Spirit (Galatians 5:22-23) with a focus on Gratitude. 

Communion worship will be on Zoom, starting at 11am, also live-streamed and archived on our YouTube channel. Be sure to prepare your own communion at home, with whatever food and drink you have available.

While not explicitly mentioned in our anchor verses from Galatians, gratitude...