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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 | November 3, 2018
“Love your neighbor as yourself.” Jesus (Mark 12:31a) Say you lived next to Burt and Tillie. One day Burt and Tillie’s house is struck by lightning and it burns to the ground. You look out your window at the destruction and, as you look to what used to be the back porch you see them. Burt, Tillie and their cat. They are wrapped in a blanket to keep warm from the cold penetrating their pajamas. You see that they, Burt and Tillie, not the cat, have slippers on. They look stunned. They aren’t so much weeping as just in shock. So you wander over to the neighbor’s house and you try to think of what to say. You know them as good, hard-working people who take care of their house and family. So, are you thinking, “I wonder why ... read more