Pastor’s Page 10-8-22

In the spirit of “Don’t waste leftovers” (Luke 9: 17), a summary of last week’s unspoken communion homily on “Being ONE as Friends on CommUNION Sabbath.” *** 1. I Miss My Friend. My last phone conversation with my mother was while taking a walk on September 5. Now...

Pastor’s Page 10-1-22

The Promise of Reunion and of Unity “I will not drink from this fruit of the vine from now on until that day when I drink it new with you in my Father’s kingdom.” Matthew 26: 29 Jesus instituted the service we today call The Lord’s Supper (1 Cor. 11: 20) at the time...

Pastor’s Page 9-24-22

A New Year and Yom Kippur Communion Wrapping up what I can do in Israel in the short time remaining before the Jewish holidays and flying back to Lubbock, I am thinking of next Sabbath. In Jerusalem, it will be the Sabbath between New Year and the Day of Atonement...

Pastor’s Page 9-17-2022

Dear Lubbock Church Family: We buried my mother. God helped With finding tickets, arriving, getting the paper work needed for burial, making arrangements with the various entities for the place at the cemetery, get a casket, find, prepare, dress and transport her...

Pastor’s Page 9-10-22

Dear Church Family: How shall I express to you my many feelings this morning? My 88 year old mother passed away earlier this week. From her birth in Normandy, France, all her life, she was a beautiful, godly woman and then an excellent spouse in ministry at the side...

Pastor’s Page 8/27/22

Greetings to my dear church family, I am very much looking forward to worshipping with you this Sabbath. It will be a joy to be able to see each of you, yet again, as we anticipate the return of Pastor Garbi next Sabbath. As I have pondered a bit on the passages that...