Scripture Readings: 1 Samuel 16:1-13 & John 9:1-41 Sermon: "Spittin’ Image" Reverend Chris Bistline
As Jesus walked along, he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” Jesus answered, “Neither this man nor his parents sinned; he was born blind so that God’s works might be revealed in him.” ~John 9:1-3
EASTER CANTATA Sunday, April 9, 2017 During the 9:45am Worship Service
EASTER EVE EMBERS Saturday, April 15, 2017 5:00-7:30pm
EASTER SERVICES Sunday, April 16, 2017 8:00, 9:45 & 11:15am
Prayer Services in the Sanctuary on Fridays and open to everyone. You are invited to come for an experience of contemplative prayer in the sanctuary of Bracken UMC. This prayer is designed to be a restful moment, a time to pause in the busyness of life and enter into the Sabbath on Friday. Prayer will include moments to savor experience, focus on simplicity and cultivate spaciousness through reading, and silence.
You are invited to experience God among the oak trees, tradition, and Christian faith of an excited and exciting place where God is moving people toward a powerful proclamation of Good News for living in God’s kingdom.
Offering strength on your spiritual journey, Bracken is a warm and friendly place to worship, study, and serve Christ while providing an exciting mix of United Methodist tradition and contemporary relevance. Through worship services and existing ministries, Bracken is on a journey that is grounded in Christ, building on tradition, and growing ministries.
We look forward to building connections with people as we continue the journey of faith.
Living the Christian faith through worship, education and nurture; Growing God's Kingdom through outreach, service and Mission.
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