#CPC Wednesday Message 6-1-22

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Wednesday Greetings,   "Life is not orderly.  No matter how we try to make life so, right in the middle of it we die, lose a leg, fall in love, drop a jar of applesauce."  Natalie GoldbergAnd the Good News?It's into this same kind of life that Jesus was born so long ago, showing...

#CPC Wednesday Message 5-18-22

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Wednesday Greetings, Some prayers are worth praying over and over again.  As Christians we have the Lord's Prayer that we use most every Sunday in Worship.The following prayer, world famous, is one we ought to pray every day.In light of all the murderous killings in the world, especially...

#CPC Wednesday Message 5-11-22

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Wednesday Greetings,   This coming Sunday is Youth Sunday.  Some of the youth of our church will be leading us in worship.  Their Sunday Funday School Teachers, Nancy Kluge and Beth Cullop, have been leading the youth deeper in their faith.  They have brainstormed, talked...

#CPC Wednesday Bulletin 5-4-22

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Wednesday Greetings, A lot of us try hard to figure out what it is we have to do to honor, please God.It's kind of basic:... what does the Lord require of you... ... but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God...(Micah 6:8)As Nike would say, "Just do...

#CPC Wednesday Message 4-27-22

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Wednesday Greetings,   Don't miss it!I was out for a walk this morning.  I started thinking about all I had to do.  And as I walked by a Palo Verde tree, I heard it shout, "hey, look at me."Well, OK, I'm not sure I heard it say that, but somehow as I walked by it, my thoughts...

#CPC Wednesday Message 4-20-22

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Wednesday Greetings, On to what's next.We've celebrated the Resurrection.  Easter is over.  Now it's on to what's next, right?Oy Vey!   No.  Celebrating Easter every year allows us time to focus on the importance of the Resurrection.  Yes, there's death, but God...

#CPC Wednesday Message 4-13-22

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Wednesday Greetings,   "Were you there when they crucified my Lord?"  This Holy Week song challenges us to imagine what it would have been like to be there when Jesus was crucified.  What a horrible time it must have been!  I cannot even imagine the horror. ...

#CPC Wednesday Message 3-30-22

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Wednesday Greetings, I'm not one who enjoys the cold weather.Last Saturday Tucson was sunny and 95.  That was quite a bit hot for this time of year.Yesterday was cold, rainy, cloudy.  That was a bit shocking.I'm learning to give thanks for both days.  Each has their benefits...