Posts from April 2014

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Christ is Risen!

by Bethany Willers

Christ is risen! How can you doubt that, my friend? See how the sun lifts the mist from the green hills? Look at the multitude of trees with uplifted arms! Listen to the massed choirs of robins and finches pouring out their Hallelujahs! Even the stream on its way to the sea is singing a […]

Holy Week Devotions: Holy Saturday

by Bethany Willers

Luke 23:50-56 50 Now there was a good and righteous man named Joseph, who, though a member of the council, 51 had not agreed to their plan and action. He came from the Jewish town of Arimathea, and he was waiting expectantly for the kingdom of God. 52 This man went to Pilate and asked for the body of Jesus. 53 Then […]

Holy Week Devotions: Good Friday

by Bethany Willers

Luke 23:32-47 32 Two others also, who were criminals, were led away to be put to death with him. 33 When they came to the place that is called The Skull, they crucified Jesus there with the criminals, one on his right and one on his left. 34 Then Jesus said, “Father, forgive them; for they do not know what […]

Holy Week Devotions: Maundy Thursday

by Bethany Willers

Luke 22:14-26  14 When the hour came, he took his place at the table, and the apostles with him. 15 He said to them, “I have eagerly desired to eat this Passover with you before I suffer; 16 for I tell you, I will not eat it until it is fulfilled in the kingdom of God.” 17 Then he took a cup, and […]

Holy Week Devotions: Holy Wednesday

by Bethany Willers

Mark 13:32-37 32 “But about that day or hour no one knows, neither the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father. 33 Beware, keep alert; for you do not know when the time will come. 34 It is like a man going on a journey, when he leaves home and puts his slaves in charge, each with his […]

Holy Week Devotions: Holy Tuesday

by Bethany Willers

Mark 11:20-25 20 In the morning as they passed by, they saw the fig tree withered away to its roots.  21 Then Peter remembered and said to him, “Rabbi, look! The fig tree that you cursed has withered.” 22 Jesus answered them, “Have faith in God. 23 Truly I tell you, if you say to this mountain, ‘Be taken up and […]

Holy Week Devotions: Holy Monday

by Bethany Willers

Mark 11:15-19 15 Then they came to Jerusalem. And he entered the temple and began to drive out those who were selling and those who were buying in the temple, and he overturned the tables of the money changers and the seats of those who sold doves; 16 and he would not allow anyone to carry anything through […]

Holy Week Worship Schedule

by Bethany Willers

Palm/Passion Saturday and Sunday April 12 & 13 Our annual presentation in worship of the Passion Story from the Gospel.  Saturday at 5:30pm, Sunday at 8:30am and 11:00am. Wednesday April 16 Holy Week family worship at 6:30pm. This service is specifically geared towards families with children and youth.  We will start in our new chapel. Maundy […]