November in The Upper Room Chapel

November 6, 2019 by Beth A. Richardson

TO LIVE BY God's call means making ourselves available to the power of the Spirit within us. When we become available to the Spirit, our personal stories become part of God's great story of redeeming love, despite our weaknesses. —Kara Lassen Oliver

AN ALTAR, A PEW, A SEAT ON THE BUS, a kitchen table: all become holy places when we confess before God. Today, in this holy place, God meets us, hears us and forgives us. In this holy place, God empowers us with genuine love to share with a hurting world. Be for God, a holy loving people.

-Kwasi I. Kena

The Africana Worship Book: Year A

 

Friends,

At Wednesday, November 20 chapel service (10:45 a.m.) we will welcome to our pulpit, the Rev. Stephen Handy. Rev. Handy is the pastor of McKendree United Methodist Church in Nashville. He will preach on Luke 14:1-14, “Who’s at your table?” This service will be part of the celebration of the ministry of our staff member Nancy Gardner, who is retiring.

Join us at 10:45 a.m. for this special service.

Blessings on your Sabbath weekend!

Beth

Next week in the Ecumenical prayer cycle we pray for the countries and peoples of East Timor (Timor Leste), Indonesia, and the Philippines.  

Upcoming Services

November 27, Morning Prayer, Beth A. Richardson


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