What Can’t Wait

Have you ever heard a child or adolescent utter, “I can’t wait!!!!” As adults, we may have used the same phrase. I can’t wait for the weekend! I can’t wait …

Peace Can’t Wait

Sunday’s Scripture –December 8, 2019 Isaiah 11:1-10 Matthew 3:1-12 Reflection When reading Isaiah 11:1-10, this insurance commercial from the mid-2000s comes to mind. This portrait of the peaceable Kingdom is …

Hope Can’t Wait

Sunday’s Scripture –December 1, 2019 Isaiah 2:1-5 Psalm 122 Reflection Professionals who help people in difficult situations recognize that having hope is fundamental to overcoming bad situations. Studies have been …

Christ is the Center of All

Sunday’s Scripture –November 24, 2019 Colossians 1:11-20 Background In Paul’s letter to the Colossians he speaks with urgency, reminding the church of who Jesus is and what that means for …

Faith in Public

Sunday’s Scripture –November 17, 2019 Isaiah 65:17-25 Background The book of Isaiah is a rich, complex, and massive book. Many scholars divide the book into two major sections. Chapters 1-39 …

Faith in Difficult Times

Sunday’s Scripture –November 10, 2019 Job 19:23-27 Reflection The scripture for this lesson comes from the book of Job. Job is a beautiful and complicated work. Christians, scholars, and Christian …

What Disciples Do

In these autumn weeks that lead up to Advent, our worship theme is “What Disciples Believe Do.” This isn’t to discount the significance of belief at all; instead, the theme …

Hope in Resurrection

Sunday’s Scripture –November 3, 2019 Ephesians 1:11-13 Reflection We learn from the Apostle’s Creed another attribute of what Disciples do. Disciples affirm their belief in “the communion of saints.” On …

November 23rd Health Screening

Life Line offers preventative health screenings help people understand their risk for developing chronic conditions before symptoms are present. The non-invasive screenings provided by Life Line Screening identify risk factors …

Leaving Judgment Where It Belongs

Sunday’s Scripture – October 27, 2019 Luke 18:9-14 Reflection The Pharisee was the example of an ideal religious person. He attended the temple, he prayed, he fasted two times a …

Wrestling with God

Sunday’s Scripture – October 20, 2019 Genesis 32:22-31 Reflection What does it mean to wrestle with God? We read this odd account in Genesis of Jacob wrestling with a “man”. …

PW E-News October 2019

PW News                         October  2019 Save the Date! Please make plans to join us for the Annual Northminster Presbyterian Women’s Christmas Gathering Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at 7:00pm The Country Club …

A Letter

Sunday Scripture – October 6, 2019 2 Timothy 1:1-14 Background In 1726 somebody called First and Second Timothy and Titus “The Pastoral Epistles” and the name stuck. These letters were …

For the love of money

Sunday Scripture – September 29, 2019 1 Timothy 6:6-10 Background Paul probably wrote First Timothy after being released from house arrest and then doing some more traveling. Timothy was serving …

The Lost

Sunday Scripture – September 15, 2019 Luke 15:1-10   Reflection Luke 15 contains three of Jesus’ parables, stories that Jesus told which made a point/taught a lesson, which reveal to …