Here’s a quick look at activities coming up under our roof February 2 – 28
Seeing the Goodness of God in this Land of the Living
This is Bree Newsome. On June 27, 2015, just weeks after Dylann Roof had shot, killed and injured worshippers at the Emanuel AME church in Charleston, Newsome climbed the flagpole outside the State Legislature in Columbia, SC, and took down the Confederate Flag.
Here’s a quick look at what’s coming up under our roof January 26 – February 28
Confidence and Ambivalence: Faithful Living in Times of Trouble.
What an unsatisfying ending! What happened? After all that public declaration of the uncountable mercies of God, our songwriter suddenly has us mouthing this plaintive cry of a soul suffering under a new deluge of trouble.
Now that the children have left to be messengers of hope, my job is more sombre. Anne Both and Sam Usher present a hopeful end to the gospel story, but it’s not how Matthew himself ended it.
Here’s a quick look at upcoming activities January 12 – February 9
The Last Straw Matthew 2: 1-12 Epiphany, Common Lectionary Year A Audio files Introduction, scripture and story Introduction Scripture The Last Straw by Fredrick H. Thury
Here’s a quick look at upcoming activities January 5 – 21