Rain Or Shine, Easter Has Come

On Saturday afternoon, families with young children gathered in the Family Fellowship Center to celebrate Easter.  We didn’t care that the weather wouldn’t let us hunt eggs outside.  We just gathered them inside instead.  The Easter egg hunt was the most fun part, but not the coolest part!  We dyed Easter eggs which is always…

Reflections On A Joyous And Blessed Holy Week And Easter

As I write this, Sunday afternoon has become early Sunday evening.  A busy Holy Week and Easter is drawing to a close.  As I rest and look forward to a day off tomorrow I cannot help but offer thanks for the blessings and joy of these past few days. One of the best parts of Holy…

Let’s Get Ready For Camp

Have you noticed that summer break is only a few weeks away?  I must say, I’m excited for the change of pace and all our adventures!  With summer break comes camp!  I do hope you are planning for your 3rd-12th grade children to go.  We have PASSPORTkids! Camp for 3rd – 6th graders and PASSPORTchoices…

Celebrating The Risen Lord!

People sometimes debate whether Christmas or Easter is the highlight of the Christian year.  I’d like to cast my vote for both.  On both occasions we mark and celebrate something that is unique and definitive about our faith. At Christmas we, of course, celebrate the incarnation.  God comes to earth, takes on human form, and provides…

Additional Projects That Grew Out Of March Mission Madness

In the process of visiting people for March Mission Madness sites, I discovered there were some needs too big and too small for MMM.  I’m sure you can imagine needs too big for that weekend.  I went to one woman’s home to find that her roof had a huge leak and would need a new…