Posts from January 2021

Posts from January 2021

Serve Ministry Supports Kassidy and Caden Strause in 2021 in their mission with Cru at Kutztown University

Greetings and congratulations for joining us in 2021! We’ve been able to hear from many of you during the holiday season about how things are going and what some of you are facing as we step forward into a new year together. For most, you’ve expressed emotions and events being all over the place from extreme highs to extreme lows. We feel that! And for those of you we have not been able to connect with recently, we can only…

Update from HUMC Missionaries, José and Audrey Banales

Dear HUMC Friends, Our wish this year is that you will see God’s blessings for you in surprising ways that you do not expect – ways that may seem ordinary, but would not have happened without God’s touch. I’ve heard it said that a coincidence is an “unexpected occurrence in which God chooses to remain anonymous.” May God continue to surprise you today! Our prayer requests will tell you what’s happening so far this year. Thanks for Praying! Please pray…

The Bible on Truth: The Spirit Guides Us to the Truth – John 16:13

When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth, for he will not speak on his own authority, but whatever he hears he will speak, and he will declare to you the things that are to come. (John 16:13) Reflection: This word comes to us from Jesus in the upper room. He wanted his disciples to understand the role of the Holy Spirit. God has given his Spirit to us to enlighten us to God’s…

The Bible on Truth: Jesus is the Truth – John 14:6

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me. (John 14:6) Reflection: Jesus Christ has made an amazing claim, which is not that he knows the truth, but that he is the truth. His claim is that the truth of God is not an impersonal reality; the truth has entered the world in the flesh, and he is it! The truth of God cannot be separated…

The Bible on Truth: You Can Indeed Know the Truth – John 8:32

And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:32) Reflection: Through Jesus Christ, we can know the truth of God, and when we know God’s truth, we are set free from all the confusion, spin, and distortion of the world. Our world is skeptical and jaded regarding the truth, and in some ways, it has always been this way. Human beings have been twisting the truth for their own advantage from the very beginning,…