Christmas Thoughts The season of Advent is upon us again A time of preparation, a time to begin We see Christmas trees lit up bright Every day looks more festive, it changes over night. There are special cards to write and letters to send To all the distant family and special loving friends. Some may […]
The Christmas message is often lost in the secular world of consumerism, commercialism and materialism. The real meaning of Christmas is simple yet profound. The Gospel story in Luke tells us about the Christmas message. First, the Christmas message is a message of ‘fear not.’ This message came to Mary when she was told, ‘Fear […]
The annual Christmas Eve Candle Light Communion Service will be celebrated at 7:00 pm on December 24. Mike Tefft and Kim Charlton will host a photo opportunity from memories of Christmas Eve at Park View. Our Christmas Card mailbox is in the narthex for the church family exchange of Christmas cards.
Our Thanksgiving Dinner was awesome. Lots of great food and fellowship. You know it’s a good dinner when you have five types of greens. The sanctuary was full which is always a wonderful thing. God has truly blessed Park View Christian Church.
I have been asked a few times over the years “why does God need our Praise”, I believe that is a false question. This is why: God is completely self-sufficient and doesn’t “need” our praise and worship. However, He does deserve it. Would you agree that it is right and good to praise someone who […]
Resources for 2015 Lenten Season.
“As Lent is the time for greater love, listen to Jesus’ thirst… ‘Repent and believe’ Jesus tells us. What are we to repent? Our indifference, our hardness of heart. What are we to believe? Jesus thirsts even now, in you heart and in the poor — He knows your weakness. He wants only your love, […]
Mark 1:9-15 And the Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness. Mark 1:12 Two things happen in this passage in quick succession. First, Jesus is baptized. The heavens open up, the spirit comes down upon Jesus like a dove, and the voice of God comes down saying” “This is my […]
In February it is our custom to celebrate Valentine’s Day, a day when we express our love for each other through various forms. Some will buy flowers, some cards, and other expensive meals. As I was thinking about my own plans with my wife, I began to think about the Love for us from a […]