Monthly Archives: January 2017

January 29

“How Do I Balance God and Others?” (Mark 12:28-34) Sunday January 29, 2017

Call to Worship:  L:         Grateful hearts need no special reason to offer thanks to God. P:         Life abundant is itself reason for praise. L:         In the face of Love’s mysteries in bountiful expression, what gifts of praise have we? P:         We have gifts enough for praise. L:         Our hands, our strength, and our singing hearts. […]

January 22

“Why is Faith Important?” (Mark 10:46-52) Sunday January 22, 2017 Sermon and Announcements

Call to Worship:                                            L:         As we enter into this sacred space….   P:         Let us lay aside every weight and the sin that clings so closely.   L:         Seek mercy while the door of God’s house is open.   P:         And know the blessings and freedom of forgiveness.   L:         As we enter […]

January 18

The Disciples Voice January 2017 Edition

Click on this website link to see the PDF version of this Newsletter: https://www.dropbox.com/s/cgs633tpssvoj20/NL011817.pdf?dl=0 New Year’s Greetings from Sharon Watkins 01/04/2017 (Excerpt) Dearest Friends in Christ – “Hope is a star that shines in the night, leading us on till the morning is bright.” From the Advent promise of Emmanuel: God with us; to the Epiphany  revelation: God-with-us-now, we hope. And yet, […]

January 15

“How God Measures Greatness” (Mark 10:35-45) Sunday January 15, 2016

Call to Worship:                                             L:         As we gather in worship of God, let us quicken our conscience by God’s holiness. P:         Let us nourish our minds with God’s truth. L:         Let us purify our […]

January 08

“Why do good people suffer?” (Job 1:1, 2:1-10) Sunday January 8, 2016

Call to Worship:                                         L:         Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me!   P:         You are clothed with majesty, and wrapped in light as a garment.   L:         You set the […]

January 01

“An Unsettled Faith” Luke 2:20-40 January 1, 2017

Scriptures (Luke 2:22-40)                 Our reading comes from the good news according to Luke.                               22When the time came for their purification according to the law of Moses, Mary and Joseph brought the baby Jesus up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord 23(as it is written […]