1 John 4:7, 12: “Behold, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whomever loves has been born of God and knows God. … No one has ever seen God; if we love one another, God abides in us and his love is perfected in us.”
Invocation: The journey to Good Friday is fraught with danger; The road to Jerusalem is difficult indeed. Be among us, as we enter this story together Help us to faithfully follow the rugged path that takes us home.
Those were the first words Jesus said when he appeared to the disciples after his resurrection. Jesus could’ve gone anywhere after his resurrection. He could’ve gone to the Pharisees, showing them how wrong they were about him. He could’ve gone to Pontius Pilate and lectured him about true justice. Even if he went to the disciples,
Although we may work for justice, our service needs to be inspired by something bigger or else we will falter. If you don’t have a vision of what God is doing in the world, you can’t wake up every morning and go work in the soup kitchen, because one day it will finally wear you out.
Join us on Friday, Nov. 6 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. for a benefit concert and dinner, featuring music by Incatepec, an amazing local band playing traditional Latin music with a jazz flavor, and homemade Honduran fare.
Suggested donation is $12 per person; no family pays more than $25.
Proceeds benefit the OSUMC mission trip to Honduras to conduct locally-led … Read the rest