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Weekly Newsletter August 21st, 2015

From the Pastor´s Desk Sing psalms and hymns and spiritual songs among yourselves. (Eph 5:19) Dear friends and members of the Balboa Union Church As children we learned how important it is to practice hygiene. We wash our hands several times a day, we brush our teeth. That’s part of our lifestyle that we do…

Weekly Newsletter, August 14th 2015

From the Pastor´s Desk John 6: 35.41 Jesus said to unto them: I am the bread of life. – The Jews then murmured at him. Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church Jesus says in an exclusive way: I am the bread of life. Therefore we can find life only through him, looking…

Weekly Newsletter August 7th 2015

THIS SUNDAY AT BALBOA UNION CHURCH Worship Service at 10 a.m. – ALL ARE WELCOME! SPEAKER: Rev Roland Schnell Sunday School Teachers:  We will have activities for the children, but not Sunday school over the holiday period First Testament Readings and Psalm 2 Samuel 18:5-9;15;31-33, Psalm 130 Epistle Reading Ephesians 4:25-5:2 Gospel Reading John 6:24-35 Other…

Weekly Newsletter July 31st ,2015

Thinking about this week’s lectionary Unfortunately Pastor Roland is away this week, dealing with a family tragedy, and so we do not have a message from the Pastor’s desk. But we can leave with you these thoughts about the Gospel reading for this week: JOHN 6:24-35 Today’s headline is the last sentence of the first…

Weekly Newsletter July 24th, 2105

From The Pastor’s Desk Mark 6:37-38 Give ye them to eat! – How much do you have? – 5 loaves and 2 fish. Once again, the situation was hopeless. Where should Jesus’ disciples find food for so many people? – We all need to eat; this is a basic part of our life. But it’s…

Weekly Newsletter July 17th 2015

From The Pastor´s Desk Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church Words like multicultural, multireligious and integration are very modern today. But is this a simple task? Is that even possible? This Sunday we will hear a text from the letter to the Ephesians. Hard words are used: »enmity, walls, strangers, to be…

Weekly Newsletter July 10th, 2015

  God looks not at the oratory of your prayers, how elegant they may be; nor at the geometry of your prayers, how long they may be; nor at the arithmetic of your prayers, how many they may be; nor at the logic of your prayers, how methodical they may be; but the sincerity of…

Weekly, Newsletter July 3rd, 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK  My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness. 2 Corinthians 12: 9 God does not seek heroes or superstars. God seeks messengers who carry his message. The messengers get tired; they are allowed to get tired. We are normal people; we are human. In the…

Weekly, Newsletter June 27th, 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK Joseph in Egypt This Sunday we will celebrate a family service. Our children prepared during their classes a few pictures taken from the story of Joseph. Joseph was the favorite son of the patriarch Jacob; his brother’s jealousy lead them to hating him. They wanted to get rid of him. Some…