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Grandfathered In, Grandfathered Out

I have always been fascinated by the idea of “the grandfather clause”. The phrase dates back to England’s King Henry II, who declared when he became king in 1154, “Let it be as it was on the day of my grandfather’s death.” His cousin Stephen had been king after a series of family conflicts and deaths, and Henry was glad to have the throne restored to his direct family line. Henry wanted several of Stephen’s decrees undone, which led to…

Sunday Worship & Study – December 12, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person (with masks due to county mandate) in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details. No classes December 26th.

Sunday Worship & Study – December 5, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person (with masks due to county mandate) in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details.

Vesper Service – December 5, 2021

The live stream begins at 4 p.m. with pre-service music from the handbells, plus carols and brass choir! You can watch the recording any time later also. There is no in-person attendance this year due to local Erie County mask mandates.

Marketplace of the Heart

It started innocently enough. We recently moved into a new house, and in our old house, we had a square dining room and a lovely old set of cherry wood dining room furniture, including a large round dining table that filled up the room nicely. In our new house, however, the dining room is long and rectangular, so my husband and I decided to look for new furniture to fit. I had used Facebook Marketplace a few times before, without giving…

Sunday Worship & Study – November 28, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details.

Sunday Worship & Study – November 21, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details.
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Sunday Worship & Study – November 14, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details.

Sunday Worship & Study – November 7, 2021

See below for all of our Sunday worship and Education Hour links. We are currently worshiping in-person in addition to online. Traditional Worship – 8:45 a.m. Contemporary Worship – 11:15 a.m. Education Hour – 10 a.m. There are two adult classes, one of which will also be on Zoom. Students in grades 12 and younger have classes as well. Click here for full details.