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Weekly Newsletter September 4th 2015

Verse & thought for today: Philippians 4:6-7 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus. We can find more than 50 verses in…

Weekly Newsletter August 28th, 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK The Pharisees noticed that some of Jesus’ disciples were eating with defiled hands, that is, without washing them. For the Pharisees, and all the Jews, do not eat unless they thoroughly wash their hand, observing the tradition of the elders. – Mark 7:2-3 Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union…

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…