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Weekly Newsletter May 8th ,2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK This week we met with brothers and sisters of other communities of faith. We participated in an ecumenical meeting celebrating the light and power of Easter (Via Lucis). I want to express my thanks to our lawyers working so hard on the legal process to get title to our land under…

Weekly Newsletter, May 1st 2015

THIS SUNDAY AT BALBOA UNION CHURCH Worship Service at 10 a.m. – ALL ARE WELCOME! Children’s Sunday School Teachers: Mitzila Samudio & Ally McIntosh SPEAKER:  Rev. Roland Schnell First Testament Readings and Psalm Acts 8:26-40Psalm 22:35-31 Epistle Reading 1 John 4:7-21 Gospel Reading John 15:1-8   Other News Our  Panama Canal Kiwanis Club Invites YOU! The newly-relocated…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER APRIL 24TH, 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK  1 Corinthians 12:26 – If one member suffers, all the members suffer with it; if one part is honored, every part rejoices with it. Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church: On April 24, marks the hundredth anniversary for the genocide of the Armenian people. About 1.5 million Armenians…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER APRIL 17TH, 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church Luke 24:39 “Touch me and see.” The disciples could not believe the miracle of Easter. That is why Jesus says to them: “Touch me and see.” All our human experience tells us that what has died is dead; it is the toughest…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER APRIL 8TH,2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK   Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church On Sunday, the political Summit in Panama will be over, but the other summit not: Easter. We live in the Easter season. Maybe that’s less spectacular and much quieter than the deployment of the Presidents in Atlapa. This coming Sunday we…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER APRIL 2ND,2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK   Their eyes were kept from recognizing him …” Luke 24:16   Dear friends and members from our Balboa Union Church   Happy Easter!   Sometimes the routine covers our life and our hopes and dreams. Sometimes we face difficult times or changes that worry us and arises in us fear…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER MARCH 27TH,2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church Our Easter week begins with Palm Sunday. We can see the whole life of Jesus resumed in a few days. On Sunday people cry “Hosanna = Help us now! Blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord!” On Friday…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER MARCH 19TH 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK   The days are surely coming, says the LORD, when I will make a new covenant with the house of Israel and the house of Judah. Jeremiah 31:31 Dear friends and members of our Balboa Union Church The passage for this week explores a promise from God of restored relationships. God…

WEEKLY NEWSLETTER MARCH 13TH 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK Kids like building tents – they look for pillows and sheets, and sometimes even use furniture, to create a place where they feel safe. A safehave, like in a castle: children seek security. This feeling of safe-being is vital for children to grow up healthy. It’s not only children that need to feel safe,…

Weekly Newsletter, March 8th 2015

FROM THE PASTOR’S DESK As a church we celebrate the season of Lent, accompanying Jesus on his way to Jerusalem. The signs and words on this way are to encourage us. In the early centuries of Christianity, Lent marked the preparation time for those who aspired to be baptized. Today that period reminds us to…