Connecting Columbia Union Seventh-day Adventists
- Monthly archive
- April 2021
During the COVID-19 pandemic, the sport of disc golf exploded. Spring Valley Academy took advantage of this sport as they hosted a six-week putting league.
Recognizing wintertime would be difficult for many in their community, the Allegheny East Conference's Glenridge church in District Heights, Md., conducted its first ever drive-thru community giveaway.
While I was worrying, God was working.
This inspired counsel has helped me safely navigate many storms and winds of doctrine that have buffeted the Remnant Church during my 45 years as a member and 20 as a pastor.
Although it has been a rough time for me, God gave me the strength to get through those times, and this verse has helped me a lot.
With current events unfolding in increasingly tragic ways, this verse remains a deeply concise picture of God’s love for us.
This verse reminds me of the runaway Cardinal chick and humanity. When we have needs, we cry out to God, and He answers us in His own time and way.
One morning, God stopped me with this verse: “Be still and know that I am God.” He said: Gabrielle. What’s your hurry? Why are you worried? I have you and your family in the palm of My hand. Be still and breathe. I have you.
Work hard, do your best, and then enjoy the Sabbath.
For months in advance, teams typically comprised of six members are tasked with memorizing chapters of Scripture for Pathfinder Bible Experience (PBE) events. But this weekend, the Potomac Conference Leesburg team from Virginia is going to the North American Division-level event with only three members and twice the amount of memorization per member than the average team.