Remembering, Thanking, Pausing- For All The saints

Almighty God, Giver of Life We give you thanks for all the saints Who worshiped you in spirit and truth Who sang your praises Whose hearts beat in harmony with you We praise you for sharing their lives with us.   Oh, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord We give you thanks for all the […]

Three Great Words For Any Family

“Three Great Words for Families” Friday, October 23, 2015 Pastor Paul Purdue’s Friday’s Rough Draft We offer this draft to assist those with difficulty hearing. On Sunday, we ask God to perfect this sermon in our hearing! Today, we wrap up our series on the family.  I thought we might think about three Great words […]

Oregon, Charlestown, Sandy Hook… grief and peace

This morning I awoke ill at ease. I had this dis-quiet in my spirit. I picked up my coffee and sat down for my Sunday ritual of prayer and a final sermon edit. Oregon sat heavy on my heart. I felt my prepared sermon was sufficient for the day. As I drove to church for […]