Living Our Faith Seraj Project, February 16

Living Our Faith welcomes a speaker on the Seraj Library Project in the Palestinian Territory this Sunday, February 16th. Join us after worship service, at 11:00 a.m. The Seraj Library Project is a non-profit providing initiative and support in developing libraries in rural Palestinian villages. Its mission is to assist in the education of Palestinian…

Northminster’s 2020 Vision Keeper: Carolyn Golmon

The 2020 Vision Keepers dinner will be in the Grand Ballroom of the Hilton Orrington Hotel on February 16th at 5:30 p.m. This year’s honoree from Northminster is Carolyn Golmon. Please remember to submit your check to Interfaith Action by noon February 3rd. All reservations must be accompanied by payment. Tickets are $75 each and…

December 25th – Luke 2:8-14

I recently bought that Christmas classic, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and I learned a few things that I had forgotten, not having seen it in many years: 1. the animation is truly awful, very cheap stop action that is very disjointed; and 2. this tv show for kids has a fairly radical message with Christian…

December 24th – Luke 2:1-7

“2 In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. 2 This was the first registration when Quirinius was governor of Syria. 3And all went to be registered, each to his own town. 4 And Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the town of Nazareth, to…

December 23rd – Matthew 1:18-21

18 Now the birth of Jesus the Messiah[a] took place in this way. When his mother Mary had been engaged to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found to be with child from the Holy Spirit. 19 Her husband Joseph, being a righteous man and unwilling to expose her to public disgrace, planned to dismiss…

December 22nd – Luke 1:5-13, 57-80

And you, child, will be called the prophet of the Most High;     for you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways, -Luke 1: 76             He begins the refrain quietly, ”Prepare Ye, The Way of the Lord. Prepare Ye the Way of the Lord.” All the sudden the words are supported by upbeat…

December 21st – Luke 1:39-45

In those days Mary set out and went with haste to a Judean town in the hill country, where she entered the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth. When Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leaped in her womb. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and exclaimed with a loud cry, “Blessed are…

December 19th – Philippians 4:4-7

Rejoice in the Lord always: and again I say, Rejoice. 5 Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. 6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. 7 And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your…