Juneteenth on Father’s Day & Knowing God as Our Father

This Sunday is Father’s Day.  So, happy Father’s Day to all dads and those serving in a paternal role.  Thank you for being an important presence in other’s lives. Liturgically it’s the 2nd Sunday after Pentecost also known as “Ordinary Time.”  One church recently called it “Extraordinary Time.”   While the assigned gospel text usually covers...

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NOTE FROM PASTOR J R FOR SUNDAY, JUNE 16, 2019

This Sunday is Trinity Sunday. It is observed on the Western Christian liturgical calendar the first Sunday after Pentecost. It celebrates the Christian doctrine of the Trinity, the person of God: The Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. It’s interesting that this year it is commemorated on the American...

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