Trinitarian Congregational Church

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Pastor’s Note: From Darkness into the Light

Whether secular or faith-based, the messaging about Christmas always incorporates the idea of light.  What we often forget is that in order to have light, we need to have darkness first.  Genesis 1:1-5 speaks of darkness into which God speaks…

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Pastor’s Note: The Advent of the Gospel

The Advent of the Gospel: Perfectly timed in imperfect circumstances When God says, the Advent of Christ (the coming of the Gospel, Colossians 1:5-6) was perfectly timed (Galatians 4:4; Titus 1:1-3), do we believe His sense of timing is best…

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Pastor’s note: The presumption of blessings

The Promise of Surplus In agrarian ancient Israel, the idea of bringing the firstfruits to God (read Deuteronomy 26:1-11) was an act of worship and gratitude for the gift of salvation from the bondage of Egypt and the gift of…

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Advent and Christmas 2019

Here are the events and services coming up in the month of December: Sunday 12/1 1st Sunday in Advent: Communion 9:30 & 11:05a (Sanctuary) Wedns. 12/4 Evensong 6:30p (Sanctuary) Sunday 12/8 2nd Sunday in Advent: Lessons and Carols 9:30* &…

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Pastor’s Note: the presumption of (in)justice

“Forgive our debts” At the end of a president’s term, it is customary that a series of presidential pardons be extended to folks found guilty under the law.  We may find the system unfair, but this idea is based on…

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