Earth Care. Because we worship together.

Psalm 148 doesn’t exclude any part of the created world. Animals, Plants, Stars, Planets, Insects, Land: we’re all just praising the Lord together. And since we’re in the same worshiping community, let’s take care of each other, OK? (Climate change is real. And we can do something about it.)

Anabaptist Essentials #2 – Scripture is Interpreted through Jesus

Today we worshiped and ate together at The Promised Land Farm! In the midst of the beauty of God’s (rainy) creation, we remembered that we Anabaptist Mennonites “give authority to all Scriptures, we interpret and obey them through the words, spirit, and nature of Jesus” (Becker, Anabaptist Essentials, p.40).  Carol and Gordon Zook shared how God is working through Mennonite Central …

Parable of the Talents

The first two slave characters in the story Jesus told in Matthew 25:14-30 risked everything to extend the work of their Master. The Master’s work was “harvesting crops where nothing was planted” or making a way where there was no way. Jesus, telling this story, was facing the cross where he would give up everything in order to bring the …