Video Devotion from Pastor Laurie
April 7th, 2020
Holy Week Devotions
April 6th, 2020
Lord Jesus Christ,as we kneel at the foot of your crosshelp us to see and know your love for us,so that we may place at your feetall that we have and are.(New Zealand prayer book) Good morning friends...
Devotion for April 4
April 4th, 2020
Another music focused devotion for your weekend, from Anthony Spain:In 1994 the struggling record label Angel records released a CD of chant by the Benedictine Monks of Santo Domingo de Silos. The CD ...
Devotion for April 3
April 3rd, 2020
“The only opportunity you will ever have to live by faith is in the circumstances you are provided this very day: this house you live in, this family you find yourself in, this job you have been given...
Walk & Pray
April 2nd, 2020
I walk everywhere in the city. Any city. You see everything you need to see in a lifetime. Every emotion. Every condition. Every fashion. Every glory. —Maira KalmanToday – another short devotional vid...
Video Devotional for April 1
April 1st, 2020
Today's devotional is a link to a video devotional on Spiritual Practices during COVID-19 that UPC filmed for our congregations.PS - Spoiler alert - I've been listening to the Lord of the Rings as I w...
Devotions for March 31
March 31st, 2020
Today's devotion is written by Stacy Kutz, who sent it to our High School and College Students and shares it today with all of us:March Madness: CancelledDisneyland: ClosedClasses: Online or cancelled...
Watch and Pray, The fifth Week of Lent
March 30th, 2020
Satan dreads nothing but prayer.His one concern is to keep the saints from praying.He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work, prayerless religion.He laughs at our toil, he mocks our wi...
Joy & Music
March 28th, 2020
"The most valuable thing the Psalms do for meis to express the same delight in Godwhich made David dance." – CS Lewis It is Saturday, and that mea...
Joy & Connections
March 27th, 2020
Happiness depends on happenings;joy depends on Christ. I was filled with joy by images of some of our oldest and youngest members this week (photos below). Three are of Bill and Lois Batts. In a Face...
Joy & Forgiveness
March 26th, 2020
Joy is that deep settled confidencethat God is in control of every area of my life. – Paul Sailhamer This morning’s reflection is so...
Joy & Dragons
March 25th, 2020
If it seems a childish thing to do,do it in remembrance that you are a child. – Frederick Buechner There is a saying in theater – never share the stage...
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