Browsing the May 2018 archive of The Pastor's Note
Posted by Parri Van Dyke on 5/31/18
A Word #199
June 3, 2018
While they were eating, he took bread, said the blessing, broke it, gave it to them, and said, "Take it; this is my body.” Then he took a cup, gave thanks, and gave it to them, and they all drank ... Read More »
Posted by Parri Van Dyke on 5/24/18
Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit.
My homiletics professor would often remind us seminarians that “ministry is all about relationships.” No doubt that this statement is 100% correct, but ... Read More »
Posted by Parri Van Dyke on 5/16/18
Lord, send out your Spirit, and renew the face of the earth.
Last year in my “Word” bulletin article, I wrote about wanting to see a “New Pentecost” for our Una Familia. I would like to correct myself and say that we need instead to have a new ... Read More »
Posted by Parri Van Dyke on 5/10/18
So then the Lord Jesus, after he spoke to them, was taken up into heaven and took his seat at the right hand of God. But they went forth and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed the word through accompanying signs.
One of the ... Read More »
Posted by Parri Van Dyke on 5/03/18
Then Peter proceeded to speak and said, "In truth, I see that God shows no partiality.
Rather, in every nation whoever fears him and acts uprightly is acceptable to him."
Since the beginning, humanity has been entrenched in a perpetual battle of us versus them. This conflict is ... Read More »