Don’t Focus on Fear & Doubt; Focus on Faith

“Fear or Faith?” When Peter found himself in trouble, fear overcame him.  Jesus encouraged Peter to focus on faith, which always sustains us in troubling times. WORSHIP INFO FOR August 9 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin Announcements for Aug. 9 Our service is archived on the SOTH YouTube channel and is …

Growing to the Glory of God – Pentecost 8

Welcome back from vacation Pastor Jack.  Many thanks to Pastors Arden and Margaret Krych for serving the past few weeks.  We apologize for the poor sound quality during our recent Zoom service recordings.  Please be patient with us as we continue to make improvements. We look forward to live streaming …

Growing to the Glory of God – Pentecost 7

Our first weeks back in church have gone very well thanks to the hard work of many folks. It has been wonderful to see so many friends and worship in person again.  This week we welcome once again our very own Reverends Arden and Dr. Margaret Krych as guest pastors.  …

Are We Good Soil for the Gospel?

Our first week back in church went very well  thanks to the hard work of many folks. It was wonderful to see so many friends and worship in person again.  This week we welcome our very own Reverends Arden and Margaret Krych as guest pastors.  We thank them for their …

Welcome Home! Catch the Excitement!

WORSHIP INFO FOR JULY 5 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin Announcements for July 5 Pastor Jack will be away from July 6 – 20. If there is a hospital emergency needing immediate attention, please call Rev. Dan Schroeder, who is covering for him.  He can be reached at :  860-539-3478  or …

What Grabs Your Attention?

Grace and peace, Beloved, from the Earth-Maker, Pain-Bearer, & Life Sustainer.  Amen. WORSHIP INFO FOR June 28 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin Announcements for June 28 You know how you eat something before you go food shopping so you can get down that cookie aisle without filling your cart? Well, …

What Difference Does it Make?

Grace and peace, Beloved, from the Earth-Maker, Pain-Bearer, & Life Sustainer.  Amen. WORSHIP INFO FOR  June 21 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin Announcements for June 21 This Sunday is Father’s Day with special acknowledgments throughout this worship service including Pastor Jack’s sermon But the heart of this week’s message is …

Justified by Faith – This Changes Everything

Grace and peace, Beloved, from the Earth-Maker, Pain-Bearer, & Life Sustainer.  Amen. WORSHIP INFO FOR June 14 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin Announcements for June 14 Since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ. Romans 5:1. Last week, Pastor Jack shared a …

Holy Trinity Sunday – Three in One

Grace and peace, Beloved, from the Earth-Maker, Pain-Bearer, & Life Sustainer.  Amen. WORSHIP INFO FOR JUNE 7 Zoom Worship Link Worship Bulletin ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR JUNE 7 Welcome to our new interim pastor, Rev. Dr. Jack DiMatteo! This has been a tough week. We are still fighting the effects that the …