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The seventh time [Elijah’s] assistant said, “I see a small cloud the size of a human hand coming up from the sea.” - 1 Kings 18:44 (CEB)

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Today's Prayer
Dear Lord, thank you for the assurance of your love and presence with us. Help us to see you in every situation in our lives. Amen.

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Today's Reading
1 Kings 18:41-45

Thought for the Day

What small sign of God’s presence have I seen today?

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Discipleship Pathway

We have small groups and an occasional Sunday class that uses the material for Bible study. We also have a Wednesday night group that reads all four of the lectionary passages and then follows lectio divina methodology in discussing and applying the passages. The Disciplines help in each of these as part of individual devotions but also as material for these group discussions. Our Pastors also preach the lectionary and use Disciplines to help craft the worship experience. It is also a part of our recommended discipleship pathway for all congregants. Many people in the congregation tell me how they love the devotional and it is helping them in their faith walk. Read more...