Browsing the December 2014 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Rejoice!

Posted by Joyce Jones on 12/23/14

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

I pray that your preparations for Christmas are well under way. May our Christmas lights replace the fires that have recently illuminated our nights. May the wreaths on our doors and the candle of welcome in our windows replace plywood and graffiti. May ... Read More »

Christmas Traditions

Posted by Joyce Jones on 12/04/14

Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,

 

      Around this time of year, one always hears cries of, “Put Christ back in Christmas.” It is certainly true that the commercialism of Christmas seems to reach higher heights every year. I heard Christmas music in August, and Walgreens had Christmas ... Read More »

Advent

Posted by Joyce Jones on 12/04/14

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

 I hope everyone had a happy Thanksgiving, and I hope you were       surrounded by family and friends. Now it's time for some exercise to work off that extra helping of mac&cheese and second piece of pie. My sister insists that going shopping on ... Read More »