Life Together || week beginning March 14, 2021

Life Together

The Christian life is meant to be lived in community, together with others. Utilize the resources and opportunities below to share life and grow in faith together.


“Taking Faith Home” (Daily Devotional)

“Taking Faith Home” is a weekly spiritual formation resource for you to use in your daily personal or family devotions and/or with a small group. Use it creatively in a way that fits your context. You can view/download/print this week’s “Taking Faith Home” by clicking the picture below.


“What was God doing…” (LENTEN STUDY)

Join us Tuesday evening at 7:30pm ET as we discuss the book What was God doing on the Cross? by Alister E. McGrath: a book that challenges us to think and speak clearly about the harsh realities of the cross and its central importance to the Christian faith.

Read through page 79 for this week.
We will look at “Images of a Battlefield” and “Images from a Courtroom”

To purchase the book new (click here) or used (click here). If you would like to participate in the study, but cannot secure or afford the book, please contact Pastor Jacob.

This small group gathering and discussion will be facilitated virtually by Pastor Jacob. All are welcome to attend and participate. You can join our gathering using Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/zxe-kcbu-hxf) or by calling 661-527-2948, the PIN is 883 139 733#.


Praise, Prayer, & Fellowship

Join us for a service of praise and prayer on Thursday at 7:30 pm ET. This is an opportunity for us to gather (virtually) together, offer our thanks to God, pray with and for one another, check in, and look at the theme/scripture coming up in worship. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/txp-ndfa-ivu) or by calling 1-440-467-1448, the PIN is 220 679 745#.


Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7pm. The Book Club will meet (virtually) on Monday, April 12 at 7pm to discuss A Piece of the World by Christina Baker Kline.

Worship Together || Sunday, March 14, 2021

Join us as we worship together on Sunday, February 28, at 10 am ET. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (http://meet.google.com/ens-kcoq-bgg) or by calling 1-262-885-7027, the PIN is 172 874 072#.

You can download the bulletin for this service below. To add this event to your Google calendar, click here.

All are welcome.

Can’t join us virtually/in-person?

This post will be updated to include music and other videos from our Worship Together. Use the videos below in your devotions to worship asynchronously.

Hymns & Songs

“Make Me a Channel of Your Peace,” No. 2171, The Faith We Sing (2001)

“When I Needed a Neighbour”

“Amen” No. 898, The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

Life Together || week beginning March 7, 2021

Life Together

The Christian life is meant to be lived in community, together with others. Utilize the resources and opportunities below to share life and grow in faith together.


“Taking Faith Home” (Daily Devotional)

“Taking Faith Home” is a weekly spiritual formation resource for you to use in your daily personal or family devotions and/or with a small group. Use it creatively in a way that fits your context. You can view/download/print this week’s “Taking Faith Home” by clicking the picture below.


“What was God doing…” (LENTEN STUDY)

Join us Tuesday evening at 7:30pm ET as we discuss the book What was God doing on the Cross? by Alister E. McGrath: a book that challenges us to think and speak clearly about the harsh realities of the cross and its central importance to the Christian faith.

Read through page 67 for this week.
We will look at “Images of a Battlefield” and “Images from a Courtroom”

To purchase the book new (click here) or used (click here). If you would like to participate in the study, but cannot secure or afford the book, please contact Pastor Jacob.

This small group gathering and discussion will be facilitated virtually by Pastor Jacob. All are welcome to attend and participate. You can join our gathering using Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/zxe-kcbu-hxf) or by calling 661-527-2948, the PIN is 883 139 733#.


Praise, Prayer, & Fellowship

Join us for a service of praise and prayer on Thursday at 7:30 pm ET. This is an opportunity for us to gather (virtually) together, offer our thanks to God, pray with and for one another, check in, and look at the theme/scripture coming up in worship. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/txp-ndfa-ivu) or by calling 1-440-467-1448, the PIN is 220 679 745#.


Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7pm to discuss The Giver of Stars by JoJo Moyes. The Book Club will meet (virtually) on Monday, March 8 at 7pm.

You can join the Book Club virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/feq-yjgp-xoq) or by calling 1-405-534-5197, the PIN is ‪552 165 644‬#.

Worship Together || Sunday, March 7, 2021

Join us as we worship together on Sunday, February 28, at 10 am ET. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (http://meet.google.com/ens-kcoq-bgg) or by calling 1-262-885-7027, the PIN is 172 874 072#.

You can download the bulletin for this service below. To add this event to your Google calendar, click here.

All are welcome.

Can’t join us virtually/in-person?

This post will be updated to include music and other videos from our Worship Together. Use the videos below in your devotions to worship asynchronously.

Hymns & Songs

“Thou, Lord, Art a Shield for Me”

“The heart dejected, sighs to know”

“Amen” No. 898, The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

Life Together || week beginning February 28, 2021

Life Together

The Christian life is meant to be lived in community, together with others. Utilize the resources and opportunities below to share life and grow in faith together.


“Taking Faith Home” (Daily Devotional)

“Taking Faith Home” is a weekly spiritual formation resource for you to use in your daily personal or family devotions and/or with a small group. Use it creatively in a way that fits your context. You can view/download/print this week’s “Taking Faith Home” by clicking the picture below.


“What was God doing…” (LENTEN STUDY)

Join us Tuesday evening at 7:30pm ET as we discuss the book What was God doing on the Cross? by Alister E. McGrath: a book that challenges us to think and speak clearly about the harsh realities of the cross and its central importance to the Christian faith.

Read through Chapter 3 this week.

To purchase the book new (click here) or used (click here). If you would like to participate in the study, but cannot secure or afford the book, please contact Pastor Jacob.

This small group gathering and discussion will be facilitated virtually by Pastor Jacob. All are welcome to attend and participate. You can join our gathering using Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/zxe-kcbu-hxf) or by calling 661-527-2948, the PIN is 883 139 733#.


Praise, Prayer, & Fellowship

Join us for a service of praise and prayer on Thursday at 7:30 pm ET. This is an opportunity for us to gather (virtually) together, offer our thanks to God, pray with and for one another, check in, and look at the theme/scripture coming up in worship. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/txp-ndfa-ivu) or by calling 1-440-467-1448, the PIN is 220 679 745#.


Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7pm to discuss The Giver of Stars by JoJo Moyes. The Book Club will meet (virtually) on Monday, March 8 at 7pm.

Worship Together || Sunday, February 28, 2021

Join us as we worship together on Sunday, February 28, at 10 am ET. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (http://meet.google.com/ens-kcoq-bgg) or by calling 1-262-885-7027, the PIN is 172 874 072#.

You can download the bulletin for this service below. To add this event to your Google calendar, click here.

All are welcome.

Can’t join us virtually/in-person?

This post will be updated to include music and other videos from our Worship Together. Use the videos below in your devotions to worship asynchronously.

Reflection

The First Reading: Ecclesiastes 9:1-10

Hymns & Songs

“God Is My Strong Salvation” WORDS: Paul Gerhardt  MUSIC: Teschner
No. 769, Moravian Book of Worship (1995)

“While The Days Are Going By” WORDS: George Cooper, 1870 MUSIC: Ira David Sankey, 1881

“Amen” No. 898, The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

Life Together || week beginning February 21, 2021

Life Together

The Christian life is meant to be lived in community, together with others. Utilize the resources and opportunities below to share life and grow in faith together.


“Taking Faith Home” (Daily Devotional)

“Taking Faith Home” is a weekly spiritual formation resource for you to use in your daily personal or family devotions and/or with a small group. Use it creatively in a way that fits your context. You can view/download/print this week’s “Taking Faith Home” by clicking the picture below.


“What was God doing…” (LENTEN STUDY)

Join us Tuesday evening at 7:30pm ET as we discuss the book What was God doing on the Cross? by Alister E. McGrath: a book that challenges us to think and speak clearly about the harsh realities of the cross and its central importance to the Christian faith.

Read Chapter 1 (“What If He Was God?) for this week.

To purchase the book new (click here) or used (click here). If you would like to participate in the study, but cannot secure or afford the book, please contact Pastor Jacob.

This small group gathering and discussion will be facilitated virtually by Pastor Jacob. All are welcome to attend and participate. You can join our gathering using Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/zxe-kcbu-hxf) or by calling 661-527-2948, the PIN is 883 139 733#.


Praise, Prayer, & Fellowship

Join us for a service of praise and prayer on Thursday at 7:30 pm ET. This is an opportunity for us to gather (virtually) together, offer our thanks to God, pray with and for one another, check in, and look at the theme/scripture coming up in worship. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (https://meet.google.com/txp-ndfa-ivu) or by calling 1-440-467-1448, the PIN is 220 679 745#.


Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7pm to discuss The Giver of Stars by JoJo Moyes. The Book Club will meet (virtually) on Monday, March 8 at 7pm.

Worship Together || Sunday, February 21, 2021

Join us as we worship together on Sunday, February 21, at 10 am ET. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (http://meet.google.com/ens-kcoq-bgg) or by calling 1-262-885-7027, the PIN is 172 874 072#.

You can download the bulletin for this service below. To add this event to your Google calendar, click here.

All are welcome.

Can’t join us virtually/in-person?

This post will be updated to include music and other videos from our Worship Together. Use the videos below in your devotions to worship asynchronously.

Reflection

The First Reading: Job 14:1-22

Hymns & Songs

“The Lord’s My Shepherd” Words: Scottish Psalter, 1650 Music: House of the Rising Sun (No.3072, Worship & Song)

“In Vain Our Fancy Strives to Paint” No. 525, The Brethren Hymnal (1901)

“Amen” No. 898, The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

Life Together || week beginning February 14, 2021

Life Together

The Christian life is meant to be lived in community, together with others. Utilize the resources and opportunities below to share life and grow in faith together.


“Taking Faith Home” (Daily Devotional)

“Taking Faith Home” is a weekly spiritual formation resource for you to use in your daily personal or family devotions and/or with a small group. Use it creatively in a way that fits your context. You can view/download/print this week’s “Taking Faith Home” by clicking the picture below.


Book Club

The Book Club meets monthly on the second Monday of the month at 7pm to discuss a book determined by the group. The Book Club will meet (virtually) on Monday, March 8 at 7pm.

Worship Together || Sunday, February 14, 2021

Join us as we worship together on Sunday, February 7, at 10 am ET. You can join this service virtually through Google Meet by clicking this link (http://meet.google.com/ens-kcoq-bgg) or by calling 1-262-885-7027, the PIN is 172 874 072#.

You can download the bulletin for this service below. To add this event to your Google calendar, click here.

All are welcome.

Can’t join us virtually/in-person?

This post will be updated to include music and other videos from our Worship Together. Use the videos below in your devotions to worship asynchronously.

Reflection

The First Reading: Mark 16:1-8

Hymns & Songs

“Easter Alleluia” No. 3088, Worship & Song (2011)

“Glory Be to the Father,” No. 70, The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

“Were You There” No. 288, (alt. lyrics, 4 versus), The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

“O Love, How Deep,” No. 267 (v.6), The United Methodist Hymnal (1989)

“Amen, Amen” (Refrain ONLY), No. 2072, The Faith We Sing (2001)