December 3, 2017 – April Herron Prayer
The Christmas Concert will be presented at 7 p.m. on Saturday, December 16, in the church sanctuary. The choir will be joined by members of the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles in a performance of Christmas Oratorio by Saint-Saëns and Christmas Canticles by Benjamin Harlan. Tickets are $10 and may be purchased on [Read more…]
This Sunday’s gospel is a preview and promise of the second coming. Jesus describes the day of his return, and tells the disciples what they should do in the meantime. He shares a parable of a man who goes away on a journey and leaves his servants in charge. It is a familiar set-up – [Read more…]
Our gospel for this Sunday portrays a picture of the whole human family brought together at the end of time. The Son of Man, the Messiah, sits before them on his throne in judgement. He separates the people into two groups, as a shepherd separates the sheep from the goats, the righteous from the unrighteous. [Read more…]
“O God of our salvation, you are the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the farthest seas.” So proclaims the writer of Psalm 65, and the declaration seems a good one for this season of thanksgiving. “You crown the year with your bounty,” the psalmist goes on to observe, and we [Read more…]
RHUMC Health and Wellness Team presents… Our Next Brown Bag Lunch and Lecture “Does my loved one have a memory impairment? … How to recognize the signs.” The presentation will include how you can help. Presented by Lauren Spiglanin, Care Manager and Elder Care Specialist Founder of Family Connect Care Wednesday, January 17, 2018 12:00-1:30 [Read more…]
We hope you can join us for dinner on Sunday, December 10, after 3rd service. The menu will include chicken, rice, beans and salad from El Pollo Loco. The requested meal donation is $5 per person, $15 per family. 3rd service takes place every Sunday at 5:30 p.m.
Join us for a day of Holiday Cheer with family fun for all ages! Saturday, December 9th 11:00 am to 1:30 pm Crafts, Snow Station, Story Time, Letters to Santa, Hot Cocoa, Apple Cider, and Cookies to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
This past week I was out driving in the evening and it’s clear that the season of Christmas is upon us. The traffic was TERRIBLE! Our neighbor put his lights on the house more than a week ago. And I don’t know what got into me, but ours are up as well. It’s a record. [Read more…]
Dear Friends: A lot of things I used to do in the weeks before Christmas have gone by the wayside. Once upon a time, I sent Christmas cards. For most of my life, I was in the habit of choosing and decorating a tree. During their growing-up years, I guided my kids in the use [Read more…]