Join us on Ash Wednesday for a soup supper at 6 p.m., and a time of worship to begin Lent at 7 p.m. If you’d like to bring a pot of soup, please contact Marianne in the church office at 914-666-5014. Pastor Joanne will be at the church from 9 a.m. to 12 noon to offer ashes to anyone who cannot attend the evening service.
Dive deep into the history of the last days before the crucifixion. Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. Jesus risked his reputation when he entered Jerusalem in a victory parade. He risked his life when he dared to teach in the Temple. His followers risked everything when they left behind their homes, or anointed him with costly perfume. We take risks as we read and re-
Welcome one another, therefore, just as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God. – Romans 15:7 I’ve been thinking a lot lately about hospitality, about how we present our church to visitors/newcomers and how we re-present Christ in our community. We usually think of hospitality as the friendly greeting someone gets when they walk in the door, but hospitality does, and should, go much deeper than that. When I attend worship as a visitor, I’m always keenly aware of what m