Apr 16

ASK THE PASTOR: What is the Church Year?

In our secular calendar, there is a cycle of “seasons” (Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall). The dates associated with the four seasons of our weather are determined by specific events (i.e., winter solstice, vernal equinox, summer solstice, and autumnal equinox).

In …

Apr 10

ASK THE PASTOR: How do you Choose Readings for Sunday?

Pastor, how do you choose the readings for each Sunday service?

 The simple answer is, “I don’t.” The readings we use each Sunday are generally the same readings used by a significant proportion of Christians around the world. By using …