First Mennonite Church June 26, 2022 Text: Jeremiah 7:1-15 What Is at Stake in Worship? The situation in the tiny nation of Judah was not anywhere good at the time God sent Jeremiah to speak these words. Judah was at the brink of being completely overtaken by the invading Babylonian army, as would be a … [Read more…]
First Mennonite Church June 16, 2022 Fountain of Living Water Vs. Cracked Cisterns Text: Jeremiah 2:4-13 Israel’s Iron Age (ca. 1200-539 BCE) was a time of technological innovation. New technologies such as terracing and iron plow-points facilitated agricultural intensification and geographical expansion. Another technology whose use made it possible for Israelites to settle and thrive … [Read more…]
We met at the park in San Miguel, CA. and did not have a regular service as we usually do. The informal gathering at the park was the first of a series of activities in commemoration of the 125th anniversary of the founding of First Mennonite Church in Paso Robles.
First Mennonite Church June 5, 2022 Responding to God’s Call Text: Jeremiah 1:4-10 When we read what God tells Jeremiah about the time he was still in gestation, we wonder if Jeremiah’s mom had any inkling of what God was doing with her unborn child. As for you, what do you know about your birth, … [Read more…]