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You Are a Greeter, Too!

You  Are  a  Greeter, Too! Do you remember the first time you worshiped at Resurrection?  I do.  Maybe I was different (probably because I was the new pastor), because I had a “tour guide” (who was the late, sainted Dick Hellbaum!).  Most first time guests at Resurrection are not so [...]

“The Secret of Satisfaction”

“The  Secret  of  Satisfaction”   The comedy film “Cool Running” is about the first Jamaican bobsled team to go to the Olympics.  The late actor John Candy plays a former American gold medalist who coaches the team.  The Jamaicans affectionately dub the overweight coach “sled-god.” Later in the story, the [...]

Respond Rather Than React

You know what’s amazing?  The way God continues to speak directly and honestly to humanity today (right now in November of 2014!) in the way only He can; with timeliness, applicability and His timeless Truth.  One of my devotions last week asked a great application question: “Read 1 Peter 2:9-10 [...]


“Give!  Give!  Give!”  From religious TV shows to church pulpits to mass mailings – from door-to-door appeals to EMV’s (Every Member Visits): for most Christians, the words “Give!  Give! Give!”  (til it hurts … til it feels good … til you reach your fair share … til you tithe …) [...]


BLESSED . . . BY NEW BEGINNINGS Beginnings . . . a good word to describe the month of September: the beginning of the a “new congregational work year” (2014-2015) . . . the beginning of school (and our own Resurrection Lutheran School & Child-Care) and colleges . . . [...]

Wednesday Blast March 12, 2014

    GOOD NEWS MIDWEEK ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, MARCH 12, 2014 WEEKLY WEDNESDAY FELLOWSHIP SUPPERS DURING LENT – Join your church family for supper every Wednesday during the Lenten season starting March 12th. Dinner begins at 5:45 pm with Lenten worship following at 7:00pm. Sign up sheets are in the Fellowship [...]

Wednesday Blast February 19, 2014

    GOOD NEWS MIDWEEK ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19, 2014  “TAKE ME OUT TO THE BALL GAME …” Sign-ups for both the Men’s Softball team and the Coed Softball team is happening for the Spring Season, 2014! All games are played at the Liberty Baptist ball fields. Sign-up sheets are [...]

Wednesday Blast February 12, 2014

GOOD NEWS MIDWEEK ANNOUNCEMENTS WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2014 CANCELLATION OF SERVICES: If poor weather necessitates the cancellation of worship services, please: 1) check your email, 2) watch WAVY, Channel 10 for worship services announcements, 3) check WAVY.com. or 4) check the Resurrection website.  Cancellations will be announced through all these [...]

Wednesday Blast February 5, 2014


Wednesday Blast January 15, 2014

  GOOD NEWS MIDWEEK ANNOUNCEMENTS   WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15, 2014 ATTENTION: WARTIME VETERANS & SPOUSES!  The members of Senior Moments invite you to join them for a special presentation by attorney Susan Jean on a little-known veterans’ benefit that can defray the major portion of the cost of Assisted Living for Wartime [...]