Archives for March 2014

Holy Week at Metrocrest (April 13-20, 2014)

Holy Week at Metrocrest April 13th – April 20th, 2014 In a world that no longer finds truth ...Read More

Reflections on Lent: Amnesty from Parody

For me, Lent is a sigh of relief. One would think with the freedom we have in Christ to attend to...Read More

New ABC Courses Begin in January

You may recall that a couple of months ago we announced a new plan for our Sunday morning Adult Bibl...Read More

The Problem With Holiday Happiness

Happiness is talked about, expected, and hoped for more in December than in any other month in our ...Read More

Christmas Is for Those Who Need It Most

Night has broken. Dawn has given way to light. The people who walked in darkness have seen a great l...Read More

Reading the Bible in 2014

J. C. Ryle once said, "I fear we are in danger of forgetting that to HAVE the Bible is one thing, an...Read More

The Promise of Christmas Joy

[This post is a follow up to "The Problem with Holiday Happiness".] I had never thought about it un...Read More

New Adult Bible Class Plan

I’m delighted to share with you a new curriculum plan for MPC’s Sunday Morning Adult Bib...Read More

The Legacy of the Reformation

Martin Luther, commemorated on February 18 Evangelical Lutheran Worship. Minneapolis: Fortress Pres...Read More

Faith It... Whether You Feel It Or Not

Early in my walk with Christ I remember being told to “fake it till you feel it.” I was ...Read More

A Community of Relaxed Rigor

Jesus stated plainly that he did not come to abolish the Law or the Prophets but instead came to f...Read More

Considering Advent

How is Advent meaningful when we know the message and the story so well? Because Advent is not just about remembering God's story, but rather a time to have our lives undone and rewritten into God's story....Read More