Holy Week at First Church: Staying in Love with God

Join us at First Church during Holy Week as we continue to explore our Lenten theme, Staying in Love with God, on our journey to the joy of Easter morning! Absolutely everyone is welcome! SUNDAY, MARCH 29–PALM SUNDAY Palm Sunday begins with the Interdenominational Palm Sunday Parade of Palms along Pine Street between 14th & […]

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Our Journey through Lent: “Staying in Love With God”

Lent, the 40-day period leading up to Easter, has a reputation for being somber and austere; indeed, beginning in the dark of winter it does seem to draw us toward serious reflection. But Lent can be a time of clarity, restoration, and energetic affirmation, precisely some of the things one experiences when “in love.” Through […]

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Easter is Coming

Today is Good Friday. Earlier today at our Pine Street Churches Community Good Friday Service I preached on the second word of Jesus from the cross. This is the story of the two criminals who were executed next to Jesus (Luke 23:39-43).

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