Friday at 10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
We read the texts assigned for the Sunday liturgy and prepare ourselves for the encounter with the living Lord. We come online to warm up at 10:15 a.m. and the study begins promptly at 10:30 a.m.
Please let Cheryl Gaspard know and she will send you the scripture lessons and the meeting ID to Zoom ahead of time.
Saturday, April 3 at noon-2:00 p.m., parking lot
Drive-thru and drop-off towels, bar soap, and nail clippers for LWR personal care kits and non-perishable food items for CCSC Emergency Services food pantries.
Most needed food items: Ready-to-eat food (granola bars, etc.), Hearty soups, Peanut butter, Boxed dry cereal, Pasta sauce, Bottled water, Canned tuna or chicken, Canned fruit (all types), Canned vegetables (all types), Crackers Continue reading
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This Sunday is Palm Sunday – Sunday of the Passion. Holy Week begins! And with it we conclude our Lenten preparation for Easter by following Jesus deeper into the meaning of God’s selfless love in Christ and humanity’s response. We enter “our” Jerusalem with Jesus and thereby begin deeper reflection, too, as to our call and needs so to be yet more faithful. As Jesus entered Jerusalem from one gate, from the opposite entered the countertype of empire, arrogance, and violent power. Today perhaps the similar gates and traffic are our own ears.
Holy Communion Distribution in the Parking Lot
We will have drive-thru communion in the front parking lot at Rice Blvd from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Sergio Rodriguez, Vicar
Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, the one who draws all people through his death. Amen.
“But this is the covenant that I will make with the house of Israel after those days, says the LORD: I will put my law within them, and I will write it on their hearts; and I will be their God, and they shall be my people”
Jeremiah uttered these words of the new covenant as a word of promise to a people uprooted from their land and their mundane life with God. “I will be their God and they shall be my people,” bespeaks to the people that after this exile, God will once again commit himself to them. Even in Babylon, this word of promise guided the exiles through their own Lenten-style journey towards a return to some semblance of a life with God. “I will their God and they shall be my people,” stresses a type of renewal based off a reciprocal relationship with God in love. Continue reading