Wednesday Word 10.19.2016

Matthew 9:1-8 (New International Version) 9 Jesus stepped into a boat, crossed over and came to his own town. 2 Some men brought to him a paralyzed man, lying on a mat. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the man, “Take heart, son; your sins are forgiven.” 3 At this, some of the

Wednesday Word 10.26.2016

Mark 11:12-25 New International Version 12 The next day as they were leaving Bethany, Jesus was hungry. 13 Seeing in the distance a fig tree in leaf, he went to find out if it had any fruit. When he reached it, he found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs.

The Unique Announcement

Hello Emmanuel, The announcement has been made.  I’ve gone and done it.  No backing out now. What:  Pastor Joe’s Bicycle Trip From:  Casper, Wyoming To:  Batavia, Ohio Distance: 1,430 miles Duration:  18 days (June 14th – July 1st) Why:  To bring hope and faith to Brisas Del Mar, Columbia; To help a

Wednesday Word 10-12-16

Luke 17:11-19 11 Now on his way to Jerusalem, Jesus traveled along the border between Samaria and Galilee. 12 As he was going into a village, ten men who had leprosy met him. They stood at a distance 13 and called out in a loud voice, “Jesus, Master, have pity on us!”14 When he saw them, he said,

Is God Coming Soon?

Hello Emmanuel, September has brought a new change to my newsletter.  September will be Ask Pastor Joe instead of Monday Morning Pulpit.  Submit your questions to me via email atpastorjoe@emmanuel-umc.com.  I’ll give you an answer.  Who knows?  It might be a good one. Is God coming soon? My first smart-aleck answer is