Posts Tagged "Grief"

Zephaniah Offers Encouragement During Longest Night Service (12/21/16)

Posted by on Dec 27, 2016 in God Moments | 0 comments

Zephaniah Offers Encouragement During Longest Night Service (12/21/16)

December 21… the first day of winter, and the year’s longest night.  For those who have lost something or someone during the year, this night can be a forebearer of a Blue Christmas. And so, as part of our Advent preparation, our Blue Christmas service helps us to re-connect with God’s promises.  A  loss may be a painful bump in the road or change in course, but God is still in control. During our service on 12/21/16, Pastor Jim turned to the “Minor Prophet”...

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Blue Christmas Service (12/21/16)

Posted by on Dec 5, 2016 in EventAnnouncement, Worship & Prayer | 0 comments

Blue Christmas Service (12/21/16)

Many of us lost loved ones during this year. Some of us lost loved ones years ago, but still feel the emptiness. For any of us, the family traditions of the holidays bring back memories of Christmases past. During this holiday season we are especially aware of those who have walked with us and who are an integral part of those memories; but now they’re gone. December  21 is the longest night of the year, and it’s an  appropriate night to acknowledge the dark times that our paths...

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