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Pastor Linda to Become District Superintendent

The following was Pastor Linda’s announcement to the church on April 8 during her usual benediction: Before the Benediction, I would like to thank you as the Body of Christ for your ongoing expressions of Christ’s love and grace in your relationships and in our community. For making Christ’s love real. Next Sunday, we will celebrate 100 years of faithful worship in our beautiful Sanctuary; but we know the Sanctuary is not the church – the people are, you are.…

He is risen. He is risen indeed!

“He is risen. He is risen indeed!” Famous words spoken at Easter time. But will we continue to believe it, even after the draped crosses and Easter lilies disappear? As far as I can tell, most people have already gone back to living the way they did before Easter. So, how permanent ARE Christ’s sacrifices and gifts? Dead to Sin Dead is dead. If our sinful natures were crucified with Him, then they can no longer have influence over us……