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We live out our Mission by knowing and loving God and His people, reaching out to and enfolding the searching and hurting, and being and forming more committed disciples.
Pastor Bill Te Winkle | May 12, 2018
She is not as old as the calendar says she is. Her quick wit and infectious smile belie her nearing the century mark (she is ‘really close’, but I am sworn to secrecy on how close!) I had the opportunity to visit my dear old friend (meaning ‘long-time friend’) on her birthday, May 10, 2018. I mention the date and year because this date is Ascension Day, the day the Church celebrates the return of Jesus in bodily form to the right hand of the Father, making way for the Spirit’s Pentecost arrival. I shared the text for Sunday’s sermon, where Jesus prays near the end of his earthly journey: “I will remain in the world no longer, but they are still in the world, and I am coming to you.” (John 17:11 NIV) We smiled at our go ... read more
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