On February 18, the week following Ash Wednesday, we will begin a series of presentations and workshops on topics associated with water. There are over 600 references to water in the Hebrew bible. Many of the events surrounding the ministry of Jesus include water, such as the wedding at Cana, his baptism and his walking … [Read more…]
SnowCap supports the fragile members of our community in many ways, providing food, clothing, and personal hygiene products. They can always use diapers in any size including adult. Bring place your donation in the box marked SnowCap in the church narthex. Thank you.
Lent begins on February 10th this year. We will enter into this special season by celebrating with an Ash Wednesday Service. The use of ashes is an old tradition used to remind us that we were created from the soil and will return to it. It is a call to humble reliance upon God’s mercy … [Read more…]
Lesson Six: Because of their shallow worship and sinful living, Amos calls the waters of justice and righteousness to roll down on the Israelites. What places in our world need the cleansing waters of justice and righteousness? This lesson moves us to “walking the talk,” or acting on our faith in our daily lives, especially … [Read more…]
How do you open a can of peas? This can be a real problem if you are homeless. SnowCap provides can openers to people receiving emergency food boxes as needed. Consider adding a can opener to your food donation to SnowCap this month. Also, if you have unused 2016 calendars, drop these into the SnowCap … [Read more…]
Watch out Mt. Hood. We’re Coming We will take the 9:15 am Mt. Hood Express Shuttle from the Mt. Hood National Forest Headquarters parking lot at 16400 Champion Way in Sandy Oregon. Cost for the shuttle is $2.00 each way. Return shuttles are available at 1:15 pm, 3:15 pm and 6:15 pm. Please be at … [Read more…]
The disciples encountered stormy times in their faith, and so do we. What does it mean to be people of faith? How does our faith sustain us? Please continue to bring small containers of shampoo, body wash, conditioner, tooth paste and other items for Rahab’s Sisters. They also need plastic shopping bags. There is a … [Read more…]
Please bring food donations, in groups of seven if possible, to the church by Thursday, January 14. The bags will be filled and delivered to Grout Elementary on Friday morning, January 15. Thank you for the tremendous support of the November and December donations when twelve families were given bags of food.
Due to a scheduling problem, our regular 1st Tuesday fund raiser at Burgerville has been changed to Tuesday, January 19, 5-8 pm. The schedule will return to the first Tuesday in February.
Sunday, January 3, 2016: the worship service has been cancelled due to the snowy weather conditions. Please take this time to reflect on the blessings of 2015 and look forward to the possibilities of 2016.