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Word of the Week

Choose a Life of “We”

Choose a Life of “We”

“I have set life and death, blessing and curse before you—Now choose life.”             –Deuteronomy 30:15-20 Edwina Gateley is an author, who also shares ministry in various communities.  She was born in Lancaster, England; earned a teaching degree in England and then a Master’s of Theology from Catholic Theological Union in Chicago.  At one point, […]

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  February 17, 2020   No comments
Signs of Gratitude

Signs of Gratitude

“And let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, to which indeed you were called in the one body. And be thankful.” –Colossians 3:15 Last week, someone told me about a license plate they saw that said, BGR8FL. Do you see it? BGR8FL…Be Grateful. Being thankful and grateful is something that we are called […]

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  February 10, 2020   No comments
Be Kind

Be Kind

“God has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God.” –Micah 6:8 A recent phrase that I have seen on cards, bumper stickers and social media says, “In a world where you can […]

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  February 3, 2020   No comments
Fear & Trust

Fear & Trust

“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear?  The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?…I believe that I shall see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living.  Wait for the Lord; be strong, and let your heart take courage; wait […]

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  January 27, 2020   No comments
Sharing God’s Love

Sharing God’s Love

 “…for this day is holy to our Lord; and do not be grieved, for the joy of the Lord is your strength.” –Nehemiah 8:10b Our vision at the Sun Prairie United Methodist Church is, “To be a welcoming home where we share God’s love.” I see that vision lived out in many ways in the […]

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  January 20, 2020   No comments
Manger Moment

Manger Moment

“What has come into being in him was life, and the life was the light of all people. The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not overcome it.” –John 1:4-5  With the meaning of Christmas still fresh in our minds, we in The United Methodist Church continue to struggle when it comes […]

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  January 13, 2020   No comments
Wonder

Wonder

“…and there, ahead of them, went the star that they had seen at its rising, until it stopped over the place where the child was.” -Matthew 2:9b Today, January 6th, is always the Day of Epiphany on the church calendar. Epiphany is the celebration of the arrival of the ‘wise men’ or Magi, who traveled […]

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  January 6, 2020   No comments
On the Sixth Day of Christmas …

On the Sixth Day of Christmas …

“But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid; behold I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people…” –Luke 2:10 Today, December 30th, is the sixth day of Christmas. Even though the retail market and radio stations pushed Christmas for months, in our Christian faith we were in our […]

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  December 30, 2019   No comments
Do Not Be Afraid

Do Not Be Afraid

“The angel said to her, ‘Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God…For nothing will be impossible with God.’ Then Mary said, ‘Here am I, the servant of the Lord; let it be with me according to your word.’ Then the angel departed from her.” –Luke 1:30, 37-38 On this last […]

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  December 23, 2019   No comments
Advent Signs

Advent Signs

“Therefore the Lord himself will give you a sign. Look, the young woman is with child and shall bear a son, and shall name him Emmanuel.” –Isaiah 7:14 The weekly themes during Advent are Hope, Peace, Love and Joy. We know that in a world that is often filled with difficulty and despair, we need […]

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  December 16, 2019   No comments