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Devotions from Tri-City ELCA Churches, October 20, 2021

Devotion for October 20, 2021, from Pastor Barbara Caine of Holy Redeemer: A Bit of History – The Luthers During a Pandemic This week, we celebrate the 504th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.  Happy Reformation!  Did you know that Martin and Katy Luther dealt with a deadly viral pandemic, too?  In August of 1527, when their …

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Children’s Sabbath and Worship Service, Oct. 17, 2021

Welcome! It’s Children’s Sabbath! Thanks for joining us for today’s worship service for Sunday, Oct. 17, 2021. It’s the 30th annual observance of the multi-faith Children’s Sabbath weekend, which engages places of worship across the country in focusing prayers, worship education programs, and action to improve the lives of children. Please see our bulletin if you’d like to …

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HTLC News Email, October 15, 2021

Hi, Everybody: This Sunday, October 17, is the 21st Sunday after Pentecost, Fill the Food Barrel Sunday, and Children’s Sabbath!  It’s the 30th annual observance of the multi-faith Children’s Sabbath weekend, which engages places of worship across the country in focusing prayers, worship, education programs, and action to improve the lives of children.  There will …

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Devotions from Tri-City ELCA Churches – Tori Valcarcel, MIC Student, October 6, 2021

Devotion for October 6, 2021, from Tori Valcarcel, MIC Student for HTLC and CTK:  G.O.D. and E.G.O. My therapist (whom I’ll call MB for short) is a big fan of acronyms. We both love a good pun or word based joke, but we also have a shared affinity for acronyms because they are fantastic mnemonic …

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HTLC News Email, October 1, 2021

Hi, Everybody: This Sunday, October 3rd, is the 19th Sunday after Pentecost and Animal Blessing Sunday.  Please bring any plush/stuffed animals with which you have a special bond to the 10 am Outdoor Worship Service for a blessing (masks for the stuffed animals are not required if they have their vaccination cards).  Zoom Sunday School, Coffee Chat, and Communion are …

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Devotions from Tri-City ELCE Churches – Pastor Barbara Caine of Holy Redeemer, September 29, 2021

Devotion for September 29, 2021, from Pastor Barbara Caine of Holy Redeemer: Holy Communion – COVID 19 Style!! It started with this text to my daughter, Kirsten, on Sunday, September 19th: Pastor Barbara (PB to her daughter):  HI!  Do you have a little bit of juice I could use for communion?  Just a thimble full …

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