Pastor Cheryl’s Blog

Peace in the Middle of the Threats of Life – May 17, 2022

Amidst the tragic news this week of two mass shootings this past weekend and other troublesome news in our world, we may feel tempted to be discouraged, but allow me to encourage you to TAKE COURAGE. God’s peace still has great things for us. Please listen to my blog on the peace that passes all […]

Spring has Sprung in CT – May 10, 2022

The Bible tells us that “The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.” God’s good intent and skill is expressed in nature. When we take time to enjoy God’s gifts in nature: We Worship!!! How lovely to gaze on it during the season of spring. But what about […]

Mother’s Day, The Story of Moses Mother – May 3, 2022

It takes courage and intelligence to raise a child. Today I want to tell you today about Moses’ Mother.  Her name was Jochebed, and she was the daughter of Levi. No details are given concerning her life. According to Jewish legend, Moses’s Mother is buried in the Tomb of the Matriarchs, in Tiberias. She is praised […]

God Put A Rainbow in the Sky – April 26, 2022

There is a spiritual that talks about God’s unfailing love toward His people, it is called “God Put A Rainbow in the Sky.” A rainbow is the sign and covenant of God’s love, that although the world my threaten His light, it can never put it out. Listen to Pastor Cheryl’s talk on the power […]

If Christ Be Not Raised? – April 12, 2022

In December of 2015, villagers from the Gongchi Village in Jingchuan County, China, found a box with an inscription that claims that it contains the collected remains of Siddhārtha Gautama, the man known as “the Buddha” and the founder of Buddhism, while repairing roads in the area. While reading about the celebrations that broke out […]

The Still Small Voice of Assurance – April 6, 2022

Have you ever felt that you heard a still small voice that guided you through the most difficult of times? Even if you have never heard a literal voice, let me assure you that scripture assures us that God is guiding us even when we can’t see His hand. Listen to Pastor Cheryl’s Podcast on […]

Wisdom for Today – March 27, 2022

Christ said in John 14:27, “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.” What does Jesus mean by saying, that His peace is not as the world gives? Jesus’ peace is […]

A Reverent Faith Not a fearing faith – March 22, 2022

It is one of my greatest griefs that many Christians fear that their confession of faith in Jesus Christ is not enough to save them. They fear that somehow they didn’t pray the sinner’s prayer correctly, or their baptism wasn’t enough. Listen to my blog about the confidence that we have in own confession of […]

Costly Grace Vs Cheap Grace – March 15, 2022

At our church we are growing Easter Butterflies. O.K., they are not butterflies yet; they are caterpillars. When I first showed them in church they started out as larvae. They appeared like little worms crawling up the plastic cup that I showed to the congregation. Now they have grown into plumb fuzzy caterpillars, spinning their webs up the side […]

Why Do We take a Lenten Journey? – March 8, 2022

Some churches do not observe the season of Lent, but we do. Lent is an observance commemorating the 40 days Jesus spent fasting in the desert, according to the Gospels of Matthew, Mark and Luke, before beginning his public ministry, during which he endured temptation by Satan. In this season we contemplate our mortality and […]