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Fire in the Belly


Acts 2:1-17 It’s Pentecost Sunday and we have no choice as to the scripture reading.  It’s like Christmas Eve, and Easter Sunday.  The appropriate biblical story is pre-selected.  The subject matter is pre-determined.  The biblical account of the Day of Pentecost is Acts 2: 1-17. The Message of Pentecost I once asked Harolyn how she […]

Going in New Directions


Welcome to Riverside! This Sunday we celebrate the confirmation of our five newest and youngest members. These young people, under the guidance of Session, have been learning about what it means to be a disciple of Christ and a member of the church. The members of the  confirmation class have devoted themselves to study and service […]

Exploring New Possibilities


Welcome to Worship! Last week we sojourned with the ancient Israelites as they prepared to enter the land promised to them by God. But because their fear of entering this new country was greater than their faith in God’s protection and provision, God left them to wander and die in the wilderness. This week we […]