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Enjoying (and Exercising) Our Freedom

As you well know, we have a major holiday on the first Friday in July this year—Independence Day. We commemorate and celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence by the Second Continental Congress meeting in Philadelphia on that morning of July 4th, 1776. You know that Thomas Jefferson penned the original draft as the…

The Church could use YOUR skills

Just as a body, though one, has many parts, but all its many parts form one body, so it is with Christ… Now you are the body of Christ, and each one of you is a part of it. -1 Corinthians 12:12 & 27 We really need YOU! Over the years, the Trustees have lost some of our…

Celebrate

  What will you celebrate this month? Children all over the country will be celebrating that school is over and summer vacation is beginning! June has traditionally been the most popular month for weddings; will you be celebrating an anniversary? We must thank God that we have the freedom and privilege of celebrating all sorts…

Tech Team Coordinator Needed!

After five years of service, Barbara Reed is stepping down as our Tech Team Coordinator. We sincerely thank her for the many hours she has faithfully served in developing and coordinating this Team to assist our congregation in worship and church events. With that, we now have a need for someone, or a team, to lead our…

Give Thanks for Moms and the Ordinary Means of Grace

Special occasions give us special opportunities to express ourselves in ways we might not otherwise. And while we can joke about “Hallmark holidays,” it is good to share our thanks and appreciation in tangible and different ways. Give thanks to God for your mother, and if you are able, thank your mother! Call her hug…

Youth For Christ: IMPACT 2014 High School Conference

In late March, a group of high schoolers from LRPC (Will Ficek, Walter and Lesley Milligan, and their cousin Jenny) accompanied by Jason Palmisano and Brian and Carol Sweeney, headed down to Ocean City, MD to join 3,500 other high school students from 6 states, for the 2014 Youth For Christ IMPACT weekend conference. On…

The Lord Lives!

As Christians every Sunday gathering to worship is a reminder and celebration that Jesus Christ is Risen—Halleluiah! When we confess our faith using the Apostles’ Creed we declare that after Jesus died and was buried, “The third day he rose again from the dead.” He rose the day after the Sabbath (the sev-enth day of…

LRPC Happenings: from the Bulletin of 3/16/14

Gideons Visiting Today Today we welcome Mr. Norman Burkey of the Gideons.  In addition to your bulletin insert, there is a table in the narthex with information about the Gideons and an offering plate for any donations you’d like to make to this worthy cause. For your information, we have Gideon donation cards (“In Honor”…

Not Hidden From Us, But Hidden Within Us

“Sic enim Deus dilexit mundum, ut Filium suum unigenitum daret: ut omnis, qui credit in eum, non pereat, sed habeat vitam aeternam.” JOANNEM 3, 16. As you probably guessed from picking out a few familiar words or the reference, that verse is John 3:16 from the Latin Vulgate.   Jerome, who became a leader in…

LRPC Happenings: from the Bulletin of 2/23/14

SUNDAY SERMON If you weren’t able to make it to church this week (or if you were and were trying to remember something!) we’ve posted the sermon on the website. In fact, every Sunday afternoon that days sermon is posted on the church website!   LENTEN MEALS Plans are underway to again come together and…