Ascension Newsletter

  • March 22, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    This Sunday (Mar. 26) we're picking back up in John's Gospel with Jesus' *Bread of Life* sermon. Jesus knows our true hunger better than we do, and he himself is the true satisfaction we need. "Even i...

  • March 16, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    Friends, thank you for praying with us for Ondine and her family. The liver transplant went well. The recovery will take a long time, so please continue to pray and support the Carillos as best you ca...

  • March 14, 2017 Prayer for Ondine & Family

    Brothers and sisters, many of you have been praying for baby Ondine for months as she has been in need of a liver transplant. The day has come. Arielle has been waiting with her at Stanford for two we...

  • March 08, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    Jesus' miraculous feeding of the multitude was a sign that pointed to the life found in him, the life that flows to us from his thanksgivin...

  • March 02, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    *We don’t live by bread alone, but we also don’t live long without it. To eat is to acknowledge our dependence—both on food and on each other. It also reminds us of other kinds of emptiness that...

  • February 22, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    "Let us hold fast the confession of our hope without wavering, for he who promised is faithful. And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, ...

  • February 15, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    Jesus is important. (I know, an understatement.) Everyone will do business with him at one point or another. It is wise to engage with him immediately, and on his terms. It is loving to help others al...

  • February 07, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    Thank you to those who attended our congregational meeting on Sunday after Worship. Joe Hamilton was unanimously elected to the office of deacon! So, we will ordain and install him this coming Sunday ...

  • February 02, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    We considered last Sunday (John 4:43-54) that we wrongly make our trust in God dependent upon how well we judge him to meet our expectations...

  • January 24, 2017 Ascension Newsletter

    "*How can I believe that God really is good and that he loves me?*" That's *the* question, isn't it? It has been the main doubt of the human heart since sin entered the world. We may not be aware of i...