HERE, EAT THIS! – WORLD COMMUNION SUNDAY

Jesus as Food: a reflection 1 Corinthians 11:27-33 I grew up in Pennsylvania in a house that my parents built on a lot which was formerly part of the farm my Grandparents on my Hosler side used to farm. Now the connection to the actual farm was rather tenuous. My grandparents, Marlin and Mae Hosler,…

RUTH THE FARMWORKER

Ruth 2:1-13 Katie Furrow This weekend marks the celebration of Labor Day. Admittedly, until just recently, I had no real knowledge on what the purpose of Labor Day is or why we celebrate it, so, like any good Millennial, I went to the Internet: According to the US Department of Labor, Labor Day “is a…

EATING WITH JESUS

“Eating with Jesus” Sunday: Jan 19, 2014 Washington City Church of the Brethren by Jonathan Stauffer I am glad to be speaking with you all today. To be honest, I would not have imagined this opportunity three years ago when I was preparing for a term with Brethren Volunteer Service (BVS). At the time, I…