New Beginnings

We’re happy to have Sherry Pemberton with us this week as we continue our study on the book Uninvited, Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out and Lonely. Sherry shared another statement from the author – “To love God is to cooperate with His grace.” She asked the question “What is grace?” and […]

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Insight

On Sunday, we studied “Part One: A Trinitarian Review,” from Richard Rohr’s The Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation. Rohr says we are experiencing a “spiritual paradigm shift,” chiefly because we can no longer live with the previously accepted worldview. That includes its Earth-centered view of the universe. Rohr also believes that the common […]

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Insight

In our introduction to Richard Rohr’s Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation, Insight Class learned a startling fact: The word “Trinity” is not used anywhere in the Bible! As it turns out, the Trinity is a complex issue, one about which we actually know little, beyond the “three persons” mentioned in hymns. Rohr writes […]

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New Beginnings

We were glad to have Sherry Pemberton with us again this week as we continued our study on Lysa TerKeurst’s book, Uninvited, Living Loved When You Fell Less Than, Left Out and Lonely. This week’s statement is “I can choose to bring my emptiness or God’s fullness into any situation.” Sherry talked about rejections from […]

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New Beginnings

We’re pleased to have Sherry Pemberton with us for the month of September and she’ll be teaching from a book by Lysa TerKeurst entitled Uninvited, Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out and Lonely. God wants us to live loved when we feel left out, lonely and less than. When we live loved, […]

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Insight

On Sunday, Insight wrapped up our study of Rabbi Harold Kushner’s “Nine Essential Things I’ve Learned About Life.” What can we do to help someone who comes to us unsure about whether he or she wants to continue living? That happened to Rabbi Kushner. A woman outlined her life up to the present, which many […]

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New Beginnings

We had good news on everyone! Irlene had good news on her tests, Craig has been cleared to go back to work and Pat is continuing to do well. Pat Younts is a proud grandmother and had pictures of the newest addition. Rev. Phil Greenwald was with us again this morning teaching on Philippians 3:14 […]

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Insight

Is it acceptable to doubt God? What if we wonder about what we read in Scripture? What if we don’t believe some of it? Rabbi Harold Kushner says we are actually obligated to question some things we are taught and to seek answers to our questions. The United Methodist quadrilateral includes reason as one of […]

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New Beginnings

We were happy to have Faye Lee back in class this morning and her son is doing well after surgery. Pat is also doing well. Keep Irlene in prayer as she has an angiogram tomorrow. Our monthly dinner will be August 29 at 6:00 at Johnnies on the NW Highway. Rev. Phil Greenwald led our […]

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Insight

We all understand the Trinity, right? Father, Son and Holy Spirit? What more needs to be said? Plenty, says Catholic priest Father Richard Rohr, author of The Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation. Rohr explains the Trinity as a relational concept, one that includes ourselves. This is a new way of looking at the […]

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