Browsing the April 2023 archive of The Pastor's Note
Posted by Delma Garcia on 4/28/23
Fourth Sunday of Easter
Are you at an impasse in your spiritual growth or emotional healing or a difficult relationship? Do you need a breakthrough? Do you feel stuck behind a fence that's keeping you on the outside of peace, joy, satisfaction, or healing?
This Sunday's Gospel reading tells ... Read More »
Posted by Delma Garcia on 4/21/23
Third Sunday of Easter
The two disciples in this Sunday's Gospel reading did not recognize Jesus until after they heard him explain the scriptures and then broke bread with him. It was a two-part process.
First, while listening to him teach about the scriptures, only their hearts recognized him. ... Read More »
Posted by Delma Garcia on 4/14/23
Second Sunday of Easter
How well do we live the Easter experience in our daily lives? We are an Easter people, because we know and celebrate that Jesus has risen from the dead. And yet, we're not always shouting, "Hallelujah!" We don't always feel like celebrating -- not in ... Read More »
Posted by Delma Garcia on 4/06/23
Are you ready to proclaim the Good News about how Jesus has helped you? What holds you back? Do you hesitate because you don't yet understand how the deaths in your life (the sacrifices, the lost hope, the broken relationships, etc.) have been resurrected into new life?
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