Fourth Sunday after Epiphany: 30 January 2022

We will be back to in-person worship next Sunday, February 6. “The glory of God is often revealed when and where it is least expected. God uses our lips to declare that glory, inexperienced and hesitant though they may be. God uses our love to demonstrate that glory and so urges us to exercise it. … [Read more…]

Third Sunday after Epiphany: 23 January 2022

“God’s glory is revealed in the reading of scripture. People stand at attention. People weep. People prostate themselves in prayer. The unity of the church is another reflection of God’s glory. Most gloriously, the promises of God are fulfilled in the person of Jesus Christ. Gather ’round. Listen up. Glimpse the glory of God.” Order … [Read more…]

The Baptism of Our Lord: 16 January 2022

Because of icy road, sidewalk and parking lot conditions, First will NOT have morning worship Jan 9, 2022. Stay safe and warm, friends. Happy Baptism of our Lord! The meditation for today: Today’s festival rejoices in God’s blessings. We recall and celebrate our adoption as God’s children, the gift of the Holy Spirit, and the … [Read more…]

Epiphany: 6 January 2022

Facebook link to Epiphany video: Epiphany Blessings to you! I pray this service finds you warm!Today may be a good time to write the inscription on the inside of your home… either above the door or on the door post would work well. Twelfth Night (January 5), and Epiphany of Our Lord (January 6), … [Read more…]