Nebraska United Methodist Foundation

The April 2016 Nebraska United Methodist Foundation newsletter has some interesting articles, including one about our own Nick Kaufmann.  Below is an excerpt from that newsletter.  Check it out! Nicholas Kaufmann:  A Student, a coach, a future pastor. Nicholas Kaufmann is a student at St. Paul’s School of Theology and is pursuing his Masters of…

Mission of the Month

Cards for Military Members

The April MISSION OF THE MONTH is  Cards for our Military Members.   We have a number of members of our congregation who are currently serving in the Active Military.  The Missions Committee purchased greeting cards “thinking of you cards”.   Each card has a nice short sentiment and a scripture verse.   We will mail one…

Jerusalem Obituary 33 A.D.

Calvary Jesus Christ, 33, of Nazareth died Friday on Mount Calvary, also known as Golgotha, the place of the skull. Betrayed by the disciple Judas, Jesus was crucified by the Romans, by order of the Ruler Pontius Pilate. The causes of death were crucifixion, extreme exhaustion, severe torture, and loss of blood. Jesus, a descendant…

Easter Sunday, March 27

Jesus Comforts the Sisters of Lazarus On his arrival, Jesus found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb for four days. Now Bethany was less than two miles from Jerusalem, and many Jews had come to Martha and Mary to comfort them in the loss of their brother. When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she…

Holy Week Friday, March 25

Peace and Hope Therefore, since we have been justified through faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have gained access by faith into this grace in which we now stand. And we boast in the hope of the glory of God. Not only so, but we also glory in…

Holy Week Thursday, March 24

1Who has believed our message? To whom has the lord revealed his powerful arm? 2My servant grew up in the lord’s presence like a tender green shoot, like a root in dry ground.  There was nothing beautiful or majestic about his appearance, nothing to attract us to him. 3He was despised and rejected—a man of…

Holy Week Wednesday, March 23

Jesus Teaches about Serving Others 20Then the mother of James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came to Jesus with her sons. She knelt respectfully to ask a favor. 21“What is your request?” he asked.   She replied, “In your Kingdom, please let my two sons sit in places of honor next to you, one on…