Posts from September 2021

September 28th update from David Bridges

Greetings in Christ’s name! I was reminded a couple weeks ago of how fast things can change and how quickly the unexpected can come upon us when Hurricane Nicholas surprised us overnight on a Monday.  When I awoke on Tuesday morning I was surprised to find limbs down all over my yard and a tree that had fallen between my neighbor’s house and ours.  I had written the Tuesday email to all of you on Sunday evening when we hadn’t…

Ladies Wednesday Evening Bible Study

All ladies are invited to attend a Wednesday evening Bible study. This fall we will be studying the Psalms using a book by Sandra L. Richter (available to order from or Amazon). The study meets at 6:30 pm each Wednesday beginning September 22nd in the home of Susan Dirks. Contact the church office for address info.

September 14th update from David Bridges

Last week I wrote about holding on to faith in Christ even when we don’t understand what’s happening in our lives or can’t explain what is going on around us.  To be sure, that doesn’t mean we should just shrug our shoulders when we encounter difficult things or not attempt to understand how painful experiences may shape us.  In fact, when we encounter difficulties or pain, it’s important to ask how such experiences might form us and help us grow. …