Words for the Week – December 20, 2018

This Sunday we’ll hear a piece of scripture called “The Benedictus.”  It’s what Zechariah, John the Baptist’s father, said after John was born: You, my child shall be called the prophet of the Most High.  For you will go before … Read More

Words for the Week – December 13, 2018

Last week, we heard how, when Mary found out she was pregnant, she asked, “How can this be?” In the face of seemingly impossible odds, it’s easy to become hopeless.  The question “how can this be” turns in to “this … Read More

Words for the Week – December 6, 2018

Advent blessings to you. Everyone has some reason to pray. Last Sunday, I preached about Zechariah who had prayed for a child.  I told about the time I joined throngs of people praying at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem, adding … Read More

Words for the Week – November 29, 2018

Advent is upon us!  It’s a time when we wait in hope and longing for God’s presence.  During Advent at Peace, we’re going to read the first chapter of the gospel of Luke, featuring stories of God’s people who longed … Read More

Words for the Week – November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving blessings to you!  Our two-year old daughter has just learned to say Thank You.  It’s her go-to response for everything.  Here are your socks…thank you.  Time for a diaper change…thank you. I love you…thank you. If I don’t acknowledge … Read More

Words for the Week – November 15, 2018

Sunday, November 18, 2018 Peace and House of Faith International will have a combined worship service at 10:30 am. Come join in the joyful praise as our two congregations worship, pray and raise a joyful noise together! Please join the … Read More

Words for the Week – November 8, 2018

This Saturday, my husband and I will sit down with our Peace pledge card and determine how we can expand our giving to Peace in the upcoming year.  It will be an energizing conversation, as we think first about the … Read More

Words for the Week – November 1, 2018

On Saturday, Anna Mmassey and Mafuru Mayuki will be married!  They invite the whole church to join the celebration at 12:00 pm at Peace.  If you are able, please come and rejoice with them! Last week, I preached about how … Read More

From Nadia, October 29, 2018

Hello, friends! I pray that it is well with your spirit. If you find yourself constantly tired, I pray that you are able to take – make! – time for at least one mini-Sabbath during the day to close your … Read More

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