Hurricane Irma Check List

Hurricane Basics What Hurricanes are massive storm systems that form over the water and move toward land. Threats from hurricanes include high winds, heavy rainfall, storm surge, coastal and inland flooding, rip currents, and tornadoes. These large storms are called typhoons in the North Pacific Ocean and cyclones in other parts of the world. Where […]

NOT A NAME, BUT A PROMISE

God said to Moses, “I-AM-WHO-I-AM. Tell the People of Israel, ‘I-AM sent me to you.’”                                                                                              -Exodus 3:14 (Preached on Sunday, September 3, 2017) Here was Moses, minding his own business, tending the flocks of his father-in-law, Jethro, on the backside of nowhere, when all of a sudden he is confronted by the strange sight […]

Hurricane Harvey Relief

Harvey made landfall near Corpus Christi, Texas, on Friday, August 25 as a Category 4 hurricane with 130 mile per hour winds. The storm is causing widespread flooding and significant damage across southern Texas and Louisiana as the slow moving storm drops several feet of water throughout the region. UCC Disaster Ministries continues to monitor the situation […]

SHOULD WE GET OUT OF THE BOAT – OR, NOT?

But Jesus spoke to them at once.  “Don’t be afraid,” he said.  “Take courage.  I am here!”                                                                         -Matthew 14:27 (Preached on Sunday, August 13, 2017) Have you ever been on a large body of water, in a small boat, in the midst of a storm?  It is a most frightening experience, I am sure.  […]

These are stressful and worrisome times in which we live!

Dear Members and Friends, Hatred can rot away at a person’s intelligence and conscience.  Enemy mentality will poison the spirit of a nation, incite cruel mortal struggles, destroy a society’s tolerance and humanity, and hinder a nation’s progress toward freedom and democracy.                            […]