Epiphany Blessings!

The Epiphany (Manifestation of the Lord) marks the end of the twelve days of Christmas (January 6).  The Epiphany is an ancient celebration of the Church that predates the first…

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Merry Christmas!

As we celebrate the twelve days of Christmas (yes that is a real thing) I offer the following prayer attributed to Robert Louis Stevenson.  Loving God,  help us remember the…

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Join Us During Advent

Join Us . . . As we make the journey through Advent, preparing heart, mind and soul to receive the Christ-Child, your invited to participate in the following opportunities: Worship…

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The Ripple Effect!

The wisdom of Proverbs 11:25 reframes for us how our actions, great or small affect the world around us, “A generous person will prosper; whoever refreshes others will be refreshed.” …

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Litany of Gratitude

As we prepare our hearts and minds for Thanksgiving Day I offer the following: Generous God, for the abundance of your blessings to us day by day and year by…

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Together We Make a Difference . . .

I pray that this finds you healthy, safe and blessed! The mission and ministry of HPCUMC/Warehouse strives to deepen our relationship with God and one another.  From our weekly worship…

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The Ripple Effect

Greetings in the name of our risen Lord, Jesus Christ!  We pray that this finds you healthy, safe and blessed! The mission and ministry of HPCUMC/Warehouse strives to deepen our…

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The Ripple Effect

In our Gospel lesson for this Sunday (Mark 10:32-35) we find two of the disciples jockeying for power and glory, and the other ten are “angry.”  Jesus, as only Jesus…

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A Lesson from Bart

One of the most powerful stories of healing in the gospel of Mark is found in Chapter 10:  Bartimaeus, the son of Timaeus, has a powerful encounter with Jesus.  Layers…

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In-Person Worship Resumes October 4th

The COVID-19 Task Force met on Thursday, September 10, to discuss resuming In-Person worship, and guidelines for doing so. Subsequently, the Task Force recommended to the Servant Leadership Board, and…

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