Monthly Archive: September 2017

Week of October 1, 2017

There are several things to be aware of this week: The CtR Men’s Ministry is hosting a night of football (Virginia Tech v. Clemson) and fun for the whole church family at 5:30 pm THIS Saturday, September 30th at Miles Smith’s house in Ghent Square. Burgers, dogs and drinks will be provided for the adults; the …

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A Reflection from the Daily Office

  ‘Do you not know that the saints will judge the world?…              Do you not know that we are to judge angels?”                                             1 Corinthians 6: 2,3 Stunning! There is just …

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Sermon for Sunday, September 24, 2017

Brother Tim Luken, speaker

Week of September 24, 2017

There are just a few upcoming things to keep in mind/put on your calendar: 1. There will be a brief time of preparation after worship THIS Sunday, September 24th for all who plan on being confirmed October 8th. Why would one seek confirmation, and who should do so?  If you have been led into membership …

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A Reflection from the Daily Office

“And he went throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction among the people.” Matthew 4:23 It is difficult in our democratic times to grasp the reason for the intensity of the excitement people exhibited when Jesus “proclaimed the gospel of the …

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Sermon for Sunday, September 17, 2017

Brian Campbell, speaker

Week of September 17, 2017

Update The Fall is a time of new beginnings, and I urge you to take advantage of the season to act on the Spirit’s prompting in your life!  Here are some ways to do that: First, ‘Discipleship Hour’ has begun and it is not too late to join in on the learning and fellowship.  We …

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A Reflection from the Daily Office

  “Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus.” Philippians 2:5 We come to ‘holy ground’ today in our Epistle reading; the text that Michael Gorman describes as “Paul’s Master Story.”  The ‘Story’ describes the Creator’s attitudes and actions towards and within his creation; in other words, God’s ‘history’ within ‘our world.’ …

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Week of September 10, 2017

These are the events to be aware of happening at Christ the Redeemer in the coming week and beyond: Chilldrens Ministry Volunteer Training: Jennifer Brown has been facilitating a training session for all volunteers in Children’s Ministry (Sunday School teachers, Discipleship Hour helpers, Nursery workers). This is mandatory for all current teachers and for any …

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A Reflection from the Daily Office

“There is no soundness in my flesh because of your indignation, There is no health in my bones because of my sin.” Psalm 38:3 The link between ‘sickness’ and ‘sin’ is a confusing and troubling thing. It is true that for most of the ancient world –like David’s comments above—that link was very direct: IF you …

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