Posts from November 2020

November 24th update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! 1st Chronicles 16:8 implores us to “Give thanks unto the Lord, call upon his name make known his deeds upon the peoples.” Some of you have heard that on Sunday evening I was hospitalized with Covid-like symptoms. The good news is that I am negative for Covid, but we are still unsure what was causing my illness. I believe I’ll be discharged this morning and look forward to returning home. Thank you for your prayers. In…

Gift bags for shut-ins

Our church is helping to provide Christmas gift bags for seniors in the greater Houston area who receive Meals on Wheels.  If you would like to help prepare some bags, please follow the instructions below for which items to include in the bag.  Bring the bags to the church by Sunday, December 13th.  Thank you for helping to bless others this Christmas season!

November 17 update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! Just this morning, a couple people notified me that they had received emails from pastordavidbridges@gmail.com.  To be clear, that is not my email address and you can simply discard any emails that come to you from that address.   In his second letter to the Corinthians, the Apostle Paul wrote that because of Jesus, there is all kinds of newness.   “So then, if anyone is in Christ, that person is part of the new creation. The…

November 10th update from David Bridges

Greetings in the name of our Lord! Someone asked me last week about becoming a member in our church and I was reminded that our membership process is quite simple.  After one has worshipped with us for some time and has a sense of our commitments and practices, a very simple membership application can be filled out and submitted to our Coordinators for approval.  One of the questions on that application is about discipleship to Jesus.  It reads something like…

November 3rd update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! Many of us have been eagerly awaiting this day, if for no other reason, because it means a cessation of all the political adds we’ve been subjected to!  I’m weary of hearing that this is the most important election of our lifetimes, that if one guy wins it will mean an end to life as we know it or if the other guy wins life will be ruined.  I don’t mean to downplay the importance of…