Giving Love Away

  Dear Church Family and Community,   One of my closest friends is Ed Rhee. I actually met him years ago at a summer camp near Chambersburg. This is remarkable because we both grew up in different parts of Philadelphia. Ed was the kid with the big glasses who was...

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We Belong To God And Each Other

  Dear Church Family and Community,   God created a world in which we were united in harmony and peace with God, creation, each other, and even ourselves. Sin introduced us to separation from God, creation, each other, and even who God designed us to be. The salvation that comes...

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Jesus, God’s Provision

  Dear Church Family and Community,   I have found that one of the best gifts that God gives us is the blessing and privilege of helping others grow. We often think that what we learn, sometimes endure or just go through…is simply for us. Or we think that what...

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God the Provider

  Dear Church Family and Community,   In his writings, the Apostle Paul time and time again, talks about being the Body of Christ. In so doing he reminds us that we are all united in Christ, members of one another, and hold a distinct function and place in partnering...

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Being Witnesses

  Dear Church Family and Community,   One of my favorite things about revisiting people and stories in Scripture is learning new things you just happened to miss before. Today’s person and story is Nehemiah. I knew that he was in the Persian king’s court and asked to return to...

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Jesus the Just

  Dear Church Family and Community,   It’s hard to believe that around this time last year, we as congregation were in the final week before my installation as Sr. Pastor. That was yesteryear, although it feels much longer than that. And what a year it has been–a season of...

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