Monthly Archives: October 2013

WOOD TAG

When I was a boy we played Wood Tag.  It was one of those games that children sometimes still play, though with variations and different names.   I wore out more than one pair of shoes playing “kick the can.”  The … Continue reading

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October 27, 2013

This week Children’s worship is scheduled to resume November 3. Daylight savings time ends in one week. Next week, we are planning to collect nonperishable food items for the First Sunday First Fruits program.  The food will be shared with … Continue reading

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THEE & THOU

“For I am God and not a man, the Holy One in your midst” (Hosea 11:9) You don’t hear it so much these days, but it was once normal, almost mandatory, to refer to God in prayer as “Thee” or … Continue reading

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October 20, 2013

This week A combined worship is planned for today.  Classes are to be at 9:30 a.m. followed by worship at 10:45.  After worship a potluck meal is planned and then at 1:00 o’clock a congregational meeting.  Everyone is encouraged to … Continue reading

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“SOMEONE WITH SKIN ON HIM”

 A little girl was frightened by a storm as she lay in her bedroom.  She called to her father asking him to come in and comfort her.  He told her to pray about it.  A few minutes later she called … Continue reading

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HOW GOOD IS YOUR WORD?

A word much in the news recently is perjury.  It is a legal term defined as “the willful utterance of a false statement under oath or affirmation, before a competent tribunal.” We could call it “legal lying.”  Those who might … Continue reading

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October 6, 2013

This week Today is First Sunday First Fruits collection day. The time is approaching for us to develop the 2014 Southside Budget.  If you have been asked for budget input, or if you have any budget suggestions that you would like … Continue reading

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