April 05

Help Us Eliminate Poverty in Our Community – Month by Month

Please know, you do not have to be a member of this faith, or any faith, to be able to help volunteer at any of these events. May – August Summer Lunch Ministry Program http://www.thefaithalliance.org/signature-programs/summer-lunch-ministry/ Volunteers monitor lunch, offer fun and/or educational activities and provide love and connection to others at 7 different residential sites […]

September 20

The Disciples Voice Newsletter as of Sept. 20, 2017

Here is our newsletter as a PDF:  link  Thoughts from 2017 General Assembly of the Christian Church – Disciples of Christ By David Tietsort   The big event of this assembly was the election of Rev. Teresa Hord Owens as our new General Minister and President.  This happened on Sunday evening, July 9th.  An open forum […]

September 15

Hurricane Response : Urgent Need for Cleanup Buckets and Hygiene Kits ~ DEADLINE 9/21

“Many waters cannot quench love, neither can floods drown it.” – Song of Solomon 8:7 (NRSV) In the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, congregations across the United States are answering the call to assemble CWS Emergency Cleanup Buckets and Hygiene Kits, both of which are urgently needed. We are so grateful for everyone congregation […]

September 10

“Engaging in God-Exalting Worship” John 4:16-26 Sunday Sept. 10, 2017

Call to Worship    L:         The Lord sits upon a throne, high and lofty.   P:         And the hem of his robe fills this place!   L:         The Lord’s glory is veiled by clouds of incense around the mercy seat.   P:         Six-winged seraphim attend to the Lord.   U:        We join with them singing, […]

September 03

“Experiencing God’s Empowering Presence” (John 14:16-26)  Sunday Sept 3, 2016

Call to Worship        L:         O Lord, you have searched me and known me.   P:         Even before a word is on my tongue, you know it completely!   L:         Where can I go from your Spirit or flee from your presence?   P:         If I ascend to heaven or make my bed […]

August 27

“Are You a Hound Dog?” Romans 8:22-27 Sunday August 27, 2017

Call to Worship            L:         Like a mother hen, God wishes to gather all her chicks beneath her wings.   P:         We gather under those wings for shelter and for healing.   L:         Like eaglets, we are nudged from nests to soar aloft.   P:         We are raised up on eagles’ […]

August 20

“Follow Your Nose” (Hosea 14:5-8; 2 Corinthians 2:14-16) Sunday August 20, 2017

Call to Worship        L:         Near God’s throne is a golden altar, upon which incense is burned.   P:         That incense is the prayers of the saints, offered up on high.   L:         Tribes and tongues of every nation are gathered there praising God forever.   P:         We are gathered with them in […]

August 16

The Disciples Voice Newsletter August 16, 2017

You can read the PDF version of this newsletter (which is a little different than this one) by clicking here Following events free and open to the public ;  No need to register. Just show up: New Education Opportunity for the Community – Christianity & Islam Where we will discuss frankly the similarities and differences […]

August 13

“Living Humbly and Generously” (Mark 12:38-44) Sunday August 13, 2017

Call to Worship    L:         God dwells in the high and holy place.   P:         Yet God is also found with the contrite and humble in heart.   L:         Highest heaven cannot contain the Lord.   P:         Yet the fullness of God was found in the person of Jesus.   U:        Come, Holy Spirit, and […]

August 06

“Godly Governorship of God’s Very Good Creation” Aug 6, 2017

Call to Worship          L:         For as heaven is higher than earth,   P:         Even so God’s ways are higher than our ways, and God’s thoughts than our thoughts.    L:         For just as rain and snow fall from heaven and do not return there without saturating the earth,   P:         Making it germinate and sprout, and providing […]

July 30

“The Fruit of Justice” (Isaiah 42:1-7; Luke 18:1-8) Sunday July 30, 2017

Call to Worship        L:         God has planted within and among us the seed of the gospel.   P:         And through baptism and the Holy Spirit irrigated it with living waters.   L:         Parents and family, teachers and friends, pastors, counselors, and churches have each cultivated us.   P:         Yet it was always […]