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Pastor Mark’s eNote – Easter: Not Done Yet

       We’re not done.  Our Easter celebration continues.  No, I don’t think we will have quite as many people on hand on the Second Sunday of Easter, but we WILL have a magnificent cantata presented by our choir.  Do you think the music was good on Easter morning?  Enough said.  We’re not done….

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Holy Week eNote: Good Friday

       Last Sunday in Egypt Christians gathered in worship, as we did, to celebrate Christ’s humble, triumphant entry into Jerusalem. As they prayed together, bombs were detonated, and at least 45 worshipers of the Lord of Lords and King of Kings were killed. Our hearts break. Evil seems to be doing awfully well…

eNote - The Week, This Week

Holy Week eNote: The Week, This Week

       Six weeks ago, with a smudge of ashes on a stormy night, we began our Season of Turning. Away from all that weighs us down, out of ourselves toward Christ and others, with gratitude, with joy, turning, turning, we’ve come to this week, the one we call Holy.      As I…

Pastor Mark’s eNote – One March, Two Aprils, Three Miracles

       So, there’s this really pregnant giraffe named April—15 months worth of pregnant, in fact—and any day now (they’ve been saying for weeks), she will give birth to a 150-pound, 6-foot-tall baby. And, oh yeah, she’ll do that while standing up. Now, I find all of that really amazing, though I’m told it…