A Thrill of Hope

I will not wait this year to decorate for Christmas. I will sing the old songs loudly, I will put out twinkling lights to pierce the night. And though it is dark, I will celebrate. A thrill of hope, the weary world rejoices—and not a moment too soon.

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Matthew Schuler
Proposed Worship Schedule Redesign

After a long time of prayer, and discussion with elders, church leadership and our musicians and staff, I’d like us to consider a redesigned worship schedule at Holy Cross which would provide access to Sunday school and Bible study for people who attend both of our services.

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Blog, WorshipMatthew Schuler
Flawless

“This one is too new. Yours smells like memories and looks like it's been well loved. This one just sat to the side. We'll have to put some time into mussing it up.”

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Summer

it’s hard not to mourn summer, at least a little, as we return to the more serious business of September. To everything there is a season. It will get cold here soon, as it should. Summer isn’t meant to last forever.

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Matthew Schuler
God is Love

Love thy neighbor, and watch as piece by piece this blue space marble becomes a better place to be. It won’t be easy, but it’s what needs to be done. We are all love farmers here, and Jesus tells us the harvest is plentiful

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Matthew SchulerLove
Crafted By Truth: Daily Bible Reading Plan

We've been doing daily bookmark Bible readings at Holy Cross, with short selections attached to an image that's posted on social media. We want to expand these readings. Starting Monday, May 15, we're going to be using the "Crafted By Truth" reading plan that the Michigan District put together in celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation to read the whole bible in one year. 

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