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2nd Sunday in Lent – Feb. 25, 2018

Ps 121: Genesis 17:1-7: Romans 5:1-11: Mark 8:27-38. Psalm 121. Our Help comes from the Lord. Children’s chat: Cross of Christ. Grace and peace in Jesus name. Dear children, do you see the cross of Christ hanging on the back … Continue reading

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1st Wednesday after Ash Wednesday

The Son is allowed to leave The parable begins, “A certain man had two sons.” The younger son was wild and rebellious. He wasn’t content to plod along, day after day, doing his chores and helping run the family farm. … Continue reading

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First Sunday in Lent – Feb. 18, 2018

Psalm 22:23-31: Genesis 22:1-18: James 1:12-18: Mark 1:9-15 Children’s chat: A Kingdom bigger than our hand. Grace, mercy and peace in Jesus name. Children, how big do you think God’s kingdom is? Can I give you a hint> it is … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday – Feb. 14, 2018

THE HISTORY AND SYMBOLS OF LENT The word Lent is from the Old English root lengthen, meaning Spring.  This is when days get longer. SYMBOLS OF LENT: Color – Purple The color for the Church Season is purple.  Until about … Continue reading

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The Transfiguration of Our Lord – Feb. 11

Psalm 50:1-6; 2nd Kings 2:1-12; 2nd Corinthians 3:12-13, 4:1-5. Mark 9:2-9. Psalm 50: 1-6. We are instructed about true worship and true sacrifice from God’s goodness. Children’s chat: Listen! Dearly beloved children in Christ, what do you to listen too … Continue reading

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Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany – Feb. 4th

Psalm 147:1-11; Isaiah 40:21-31; 1st Corinthians 9:16-27: Mark 1:29-39. “Praise the Lord!” Please read psalm 147 in praising our God. Vs#1-11. Children’s chat: Boasting for the Lord Jesus. Grace, mercy and peace in Jesus name. Children, do you know what … Continue reading

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Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

Psalm 111: Deuteronomy 18:15-20: 1st Corinthians 8:1-13; Mark 1:21-28. Let us praise the Lord God for Fulfilling His promises to us. Psalm 111 Children’s chat: Teaching from the Lord.” Grace, mercy and peace… Children, do you know that Jesus is … Continue reading

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