Rooted

  Dear Church Family and Community,   Years ago, I remember Pastor Lynda saying that she firmly believes that God provides for the church everything she needs to do God’s work. Like most wisdom, it’s simple to grasp and impossible to let go of. This has always stuck with me....

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God the Just

  Dear Church Family and Community,   The earliest followers of God faithfully relied on the justice of God and found peace in it. God’s justice was not limited to the final day of the Lord, when all are held accountable and everything would be made right. God’s justice was...

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Jesus the Compassionate

  Dear Church Family and Community,   I love our church’s commitment to share Christ’s love globally as well as locally. We are physically in Harrisburg, and live and work across our region. This makes it easy to forget that our impact goes beyond what we see every day. Spiritually,...

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Carry Each Other’s Burdens

  Dear Church Family and Community,   Every now and then, we get one of those surreal episodes or moments that just remains with us. We remember where we were. We remember what we were doing. We remember who we were with. And sometimes even, we remember the most particular...

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God the Compassionate

  Dear Church Family and Community,   I was thinking today, about how compassion is better to be known than simply known about. It can be described, it can be defined, but it’s almost always better to be felt. Compassion is care and concern. I love that compassion is also consideration and charity....

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God Works With Us

  Dear Church Family and Community,   It really is amazing to think that our God desires deeply to work with us. God is all-powerful, yet perfectly humble. God holds the universe together but lives to walk hand-in-hand with us. God is altogether whole, yet chooses relationship with us, people...

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Valuing All Human Life

  Dear Church Family and Community,   In the Brethren in Christ Church, we have identified ten Core Values that are rooted in our doctrine and tradition. These core values help to express our family within the larger worldwide and historic Body of Christ. Our Core Values are altogether distinctive. They call...

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