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Weekly Newsletter 11/29/2020

SUSPENSION OF IN-PERSON WORSHIPNovember 29, 2020First Sunday of Advent Stir up your power, and come! The psalmist’s plea in Psalm 80:2 has become familiar to us in the Advent prayers. Isaiah wants God to rip the heavens open. Both cry …

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Weekly Newsletter 11/15/2020

Sunday, November 1524th Sunday after PentecostOur readings during November speak of the end times. Zephaniah proclaims that the coming day of the LORD will be filled with wrath and distress. Paul says it will come like a thief in the …

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Weekly Newsletter 9/27/2020

Worship Time Changes!Beginning Sunday, October 4th St. John worship will begin at 9:00 a.m. Prince of Peace worship will begin at 10:30 a.m. Congregational MeetingSunday, October 4 Both congregations following worship service! “Kettle Walk” During the last several months we …

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Weekly Newsletter 5-31-2020

Sunday, May 31, 2020 Day of Pentecost Pentecost derives its name from the Jewish festival celebrating the harvest and the giving of the law on Mount Sinai fifty days after Passover. Fifty days after Easter, we celebrate the Holy Spirit …

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Weekly Newsletter 5-03-2020

Sunday, May 3, 2020 Fourth Sunday of Easter Today is sometimes called “Good Shepherd Sunday.” Jesus is called the “gate” of the sheep in today’s gospel. The risen Christ opens the way to abundant life. He anoints our heads with …

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Weekly Newsletter 4-26-2020

Sunday, April 26, 2020 Third Sunday of Easter Today’s gospel begins with two disciples walking to Emmaus, overcome with sadness, loss, and disappointment. They had hoped Jesus, who was crucified, would be the one to redeem Israel! Yet the risen …

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Canceled Services

No Services PoP will remain closed for Sunday services and all other activities through 20 April 2020 including Palm and Easter Sunday. The closure will be reevaluated continually. Bob Mangold S.t. John’s will remain closed for Sunday Worship Services and …

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Newsletter 3-29-2020

Sunday, March 29, 2020 Fifth Sunday in Lent The Bible readings this coming Sunday are for everyone who feels half dead, for everyone who sees death everywhere, as well as for everyone who is afraid to even think about death. …

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Weekly Newsletter 3-1-2020

Sunday, March 1, 2020 First Sunday in Lent Each year on the first Sunday in Lent we hear about Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness, and we pray that we may be able to resist the temptations that come to us …

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Weekly Newsletter 1-19-2020

JANUARY 19, 2020 Last Sunday we heard Matthew’s version of the baptism of Jesus, and this coming Sunday we hear the story from John’s gospel. Listen for all the titles of Jesus that the evangelist John includes in his telling …

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Weekly News 1-5-2020

Sunday, January 5 Within the gospel reading’s profound words lies the simple message that God is revealed in a human person. Though we may try to understand how the Word existed with God from the beginning of time, the wonder …

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Weekly Newsletter 11-24-19

Sunday, November 24 This coming Sunday we will close our liturgical year with a celebration of Christ as our king. Come to worship, where together we encounter Christ reigning from his cross with mercy for us all. Community Thanksgiving Service …

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