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Digging Out

Hope everyone is safe and are digging their way back to normal.  We got home safely from our youth retreat at Camp Men-O Lan outside of Trumbauersville.  What an incredible weekend for everyone involved.  Here are just a few comments from our adult leaders and parents:
"Spent a wonderful snowed-in weekend with my daughter's confirmation class. We are truly blessed with such great kids! We had a great time playing, trusting, sharing, hoping, praying, communicating and appreciating God's gifts."
"We are truly blessed with awesome kids, every single one. They really enjoyed their encounter wink emoticonwith each other!"
"It was a great experience for both confirmation students and adults as well.  It is also great to see how cooperative the group is and how well they work together.  The sessions experienced were well planned with every one participating.  We had a lot of fun playing team games and joining together in sharing lessons on Jesus's teaching.…

Is There Church?

Dear Friends,

Is there church?   "Where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there in their midst." - Jesus "The Church is not a building.  The Church is not a steeple.  The Church is not a resting place.  The Church is a people." - Favorite Sunday School song my confirmation class likes to sing / shout at me!
So yes, there is church.  Call each other.  E-mail and facebook message each other.  Share your highs and lows. joys and concerns, laughter and tears.  Share the times and places where and how you see God at work in your lives and lives of each other.  Pray for one another.  Check on your neighbors and offer food, drink, shoveling, car clearing, etc.  So yes, rain (and snow) or shine, there's church.
Now will we assemble for weekly worship on Saturday and Sunday?  That's a very different question!  As of now, Sunday morning looks more hopeful than Saturday night.  However, you can find out as we get a little closer to the snow event by calling …