Monthly Archives: December 2013

English Adult Sunday School – Vote to Prioritize Topics

Weekly Social Issue forums are being planned for the Spring/Summer term from May through August in 2014 during our English Adult Sunday School hour. You are invited to vote by January for topics to be included by checking one of the priority columns for each topic. Feel free also to add additional topics of interest. One…

EQUIP ’14 – Sunday School Teachers Training – Jan 25th

EQUIP ’14, morning of January 25th, is a time for training, keeping up with changes in our culture, connecting and praying together as we celebrate God’s blessings. Train for Teaching the Bible, Interactive Teaching, and Story Telling. Please register by January 10th. Email scbcssteam@gmail.com or contact Kou-Mei Lui.

Discovering Jesus : In Second Chance

Rev. Tom Cullen – December 22, 2013 John 17:1-8 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Prays to Be Glorified 17 After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven and prayed: “Father, the hour has come. Glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you. 2 For you granted him authority over all people that he might give eternal life to all those you…

Discovering Jesus : In the Resurrection

Rev. Tom Cullen – December 22, 2013 John 20 : 1 – 18 The Empty Tomb 20 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene went to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the entrance. 2 So she came running to Simon Peter and the other disciple,…

Pathways: December 18th, 2013

Do you know what the most horrible word is in the English language?  Do you know what word isn’t in God’s vocabulary?  You’ll have to come this Sunday morning at 9:30 to find out.  We’ll be examining John 20:1-18. Also this week, our great choir will be singing and we’ll be praying over our men’s…

Discovering Jesus : At the Trial

Rev. Tom Cullen – December 15, 2013 John 18 : 28 – 40 New International Version (NIV) Jesus Before Pilate 28 Then the Jewish leaders took Jesus from Caiaphas to the palace of the Roman governor. By now it was early morning, and to avoid ceremonial uncleanness they did not enter the palace, because they wanted to be…

Pathways: December 11th, 2013

I always laugh at those churches in Europe and the Middle East who say that they have some religious relic.  Can you believe that one church claims to have the head of John the Baptist!  Another church claims to have some of the clay from which Adam was made. Isn’t it great that our Lord…

Christmas Eve Family Worship

Christmas Eve Worship times   Mark your calendars for Christmas Eve as we have two worship experiences to choose from.  At 4:30 there is a family friendly worship and at 7:30 there is a multi-lingual, choir led celebration.  Come to one or come to both, bring your friends to celebrate the truth of Christ’s birth. Christmas…