St. Peter's United Church of Christ
Inman, Kansas

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February 2018 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on January 31, 2018 at 2:10 PM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s Desk

 

“I imagine Lent for you and for me as a great departure from the greedy, anxious antineighborliness of our economy, a great departure from our exclusionary politics that fears the other, a great departure from self-indulgent consumerism that devours creation. And then an arrival in a new neighborhood, because it is a gift to be simple, it is a gift to be free; it is a gift to come down where we ought to be.”

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January 2018 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on January 2, 2018 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s Desk

 

“We have gifts that differ according to the grace given to us: prophecy, in proportion to faith; ministry, in ministering; the teacher, in teaching; the exhorter, in exhortation; the giver, in generosity; the leader, in diligence; the compassionate, in cheerfulness.”

Romans 12:6-8

 

“Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of services, but the sam...

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December 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on December 4, 2017 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s Desk

 

“A shoot shall come out from the stock of Jesse, and a branch shall grow out of his roots. The spirit of the Lord shall rest on him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord. His delight shall be in the fear of the Lord.

 

He shall not judge by what his eyes see, or decide by what his ears hear; but with righteousness he sh...

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November 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on December 4, 2017 at 9:30 AM Comments comments (0)

 

From the Pastor’s desk:

 

“As for those who in the present age are rich, command them not to be haughty, or to set their hopes on the uncertainty of riches, but rather on God who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. They are to do good, to be rich in good works, generous, and ready to share, thus storing up for themselves the treasure of a good foundation for the future, so that they may take hold of the life that ...

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October 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on December 4, 2017 at 9:25 AM Comments comments (0)

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“You did not choose me but I chose you. And I appointed you to go and bear fruit, fruit that will last, so that the Father will give you whatever you ask him in my name.” —John 15:16

 

“The gifts he gave were that some would be apostles, some prophets, some evangelists, some pastors and teachers…” —Ephesians 4:11

 

“Now the Lord came and stood t...

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September 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on September 1, 2017 at 11:35 AM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s desk:

“There is no security or peace or hope or reconciliation for some people without security or peace or hope or reconciliation for everyone.”

—Chase Ryan Wilhelm, U.S. Army Chaplain

 

“You shall not take vengeance or bear a grudge against any of your people, but you shall love your neighbour as yourself: I am the Lord.”

— Leviticus 19:18

 

“He has told...

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August 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on July 30, 2017 at 10:10 AM Comments comments (0)

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“Let no evil talk come out of your mouths, but only what is useful for building up, as there is need, so that your words may give grace to those who hear.” ---Ephesians 4:29

 

“Is it true? Is it good? Is it necessary?”

—Attributed to Socrates, Buddha, and others

 

“We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.&...

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July 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on July 19, 2017 at 12:25 AM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s desk:

 

“…that they may all be one.”

—John 17:21

 

 

“And let us consider how to provoke one another to love and good deeds, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day approaching.”

—Hebrews 10:24-25

 

“In June 2017, thousands from across...

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June 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on July 19, 2017 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

From the Pastor’s desk:

 

“And he said to them, ‘Go into all the world and proclaim the good news to the whole creation.”—

Mark 16:15

 

“As you go, proclaim the good news, ‘The kingdom of heaven has come near.’”―Matthew 10:7

 

“Then everyone who calls on the name of the Lo...

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May 2017 Newsletter

Posted by ureche1 on July 19, 2017 at 12:20 AM Comments comments (0)

“Then God said, ‘Let us make humankind in our image, according to our likeness; and let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, and over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, and over all the wild animals of the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps upon the earth.’ So God created humankind in his image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. God blessed them, and God said to them, ‘Be fruitful and multiply, and fill...

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