Our Lead Pastor, Bart Scharrer, reminds us of the celebration we experienced during baptisms at our Easter services; and reminds us of the importance physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual health, as individuals, and as the church.
Fact: I’m a fan of the NBC comedy “Community,” a show that follows a group of friends at a fictional community college. Every week I look forward to the show’s offbeat sense of humor and quirky characters. The thing I love about this show is the bond between these friends. Although they have varying personalities and reasons why they are in the school, without each other life wouldn’t be the same. In scenes where one or more of the characters aren’t present, the actor or actress finds themselves in a state of despair (overreacted, of course) until they are reunited with their peers. Without each other, they are unable to function, to live fully themselves. They realize that life is better when they’re with each other and living life with one another. Isn’t that what community is about anyway? They realize that life is better when they’re with each other…Continue Reading →