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Pastor’s Weekly Email

This coming Sunday, May 16, is Gratitude Sunday. As part of our lead up to thinking about and praying over our commitments to our Capital Campaign, Hope Rising: Embracing Our Future at Fremont, we are going to talk about the spiritual practice of gratitude. Often, gratitude or thankfulness, is defined in passive terms. For example, someone does something kind for you, and as a response, you are grateful for that gesture. But, gratitude can also be understood in active terms. It can be something you demonstrate or show. You can practice gratitude.

By |2021-05-13T11:01:18-07:00May 13, 2021|News|

Pastor’s Weekly Email

January was an eventful month, and the various national occurrences all happened to fall on Wednesdays. My son, Elijah, read one headline that talked about the "I"'s of Wednesdays in January: Insurrection, Impeachment, Inauguration and Investment (referencing last Wednesday's GameStop stock event where everyday investors beat hedge fund investors at their own game). While each of these events is noteworthy in its own way, the insurrection on the first Wednesday in January merits some deeper conversation and reflection because it implicates Christianity in very specific ways.

By |2021-02-05T10:36:18-08:00February 3, 2021|Pastor|