'reflection' Tagged Posts

'reflection' Tagged Posts

Reflect Journals for Lent 2021

Journal UPDATE Our Neighborhood Captains have been busy over the past week delivering Lenten Reflect Journals to our church members and regular visitors. We’ve already had a question about how to use these journals, especially as there may some neighbors who have not been part of worship and heard Pastor Mary Beth speak of them on Sunday morning. Each week in worship, we’ll be reflecting on the question, :”Who am I in Christ?” and considering a different “I am…’ statement.…

This Sunday’s Sermon: The Gospel Mirror

This Gospel passage provides is a mirror that leads us to take a good look at our lives and see ourselves in light of the story.  Sometimes what we see is affirming and many times the reflection is uncomfortable.  This story in Luke 18:9-14 invites us to take a good look at ourselves and consider this: Are we like the Pharisee or the tax collector?  By what standard do we evaluate ourselves or measure our discipleship? The Parable of the…