Browsing the April 2019 archive of PastorsDesk

Pastor's Desk April 28, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/26/19

Jesus enters the upper room offering the disciples the gift of his peace. There are no accusations or recriminations, just the risen Lord reuniting with his friends in peace, making them whole again. There are so many things Jesus could have asked or said that night. He might have ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 21, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/17/19

The Lord is risen, it is true! Alleluia! This is the great proclamation of Easter. This is our hope and our joy: that we who have died with Christ will live with him forever. Just before dawn, the stone was rolled away and Jesus rose from the tomb with ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 14, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/12/19

The celebration of Palm Sunday and the Proclamation of the Passion opens Holy Week for us. These are the High Holy Days for us as we move toward the conclusion of Lent and the celebration of the Easter Triduum with Holy Thursday, Good Friday and the Great Easter Vigil ... Read More »

Pastor's Desk April 7, 2019

Posted by Ms Kathy Pfeifer on 4/05/19

The story from the Gospel of John regarding the woman caught in adultery is one of the most defining moments in Jesus’ ministry. We are told that the woman was caught in the very act of adultery and her judges are most ready to stone her. Yet, Jesus refuses ... Read More »