Advent Readings – Nov 29 through Dec 4

Psalm 72 • Isaiah 11:1-10 • Romans 15:4-13 • Matthew 3:1-12 During this Advent season let me encourage you to meditate upon the concept of patience. Patience with God, with one another and with yourself. Tomas Halik describes patience with God as faith, patience with ourselves as hope, and patience with one another as love.…


Readings for Nov 16 – 20

Psalm 46 • Jeremiah 23:1-6 • Luke 19:29-38 or 23:35-43 • Colossians 1:11-20 One year on the church calendar draws now to a close and another begins. It’s hard for me to believe but the season of Advent is upon us once again. Advent begins the Saturday after Thanksgiving. The calendar on the wall, or…



Therefore, there will not be a worship gathering at our regular site this week (the Foundry). However, if you want to join us at Morningstar Ranch for our worship time, dinner and celebration give me a call at 992-1540. Thanks… paul

Readings for the Week of Nov 1 – 6

Psalm 17 • Job 19:23-27 • 2 Thessalonians 2:13-3:5 • Luke 20:27-38 We are nearing the end of what often called the Church calendar, the Christian year. The  church year begins four Sundays (in our case Saturdays) prior to Christmas. Part of our spirituality involves following the Christian year as it models for us in…


Christmas Shoeboxes

We are working on Christmas Shoeboxes again this year. These small gift boxes provide are a simple means of encouragement to the children at the orphanage in Fedja and children associated with many of the churches associated with GVCM. We encourage you to fill your shoebox with items such as toothbrushes, toothpaste, shoes, flip flops,…