Posts by Patty Howland

Posts by Patty Howland

July 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable July 2022. Here is also a printable July calendar: 07 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective “I Believe” By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor What comes to mind when you hear the phrase, “I believe”? For me, there are several things I associate with the phrase, “I believe”. Here are just a few: A Whitney Houston song, “I believe the children are our future; Teach them well and let them…

June 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printed June 2022 . Here is also a printable June calendar: 06 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective “Deconstruction within church…” By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to break down, and a time to build up” Ecclesiastes 3 As a pastor, one of my responsibilities is to be aware of what is happening in culture…

May 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable May 2022 . Here is also a printable May calendar: 05 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective “24/7” By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor Day by day, Dear Lord, of thee three things I pray: To see thee more clearly, Love thee more dearly, Follow thee more nearly, Day by day. I am sure many of you recognize the familiar words to the folk-rock song which was performed in the…

April 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Apr 2022 . Here is also a printable April calendar: 04 2022 Calendar  pastor’s perspective “Earthquakes lead to easter” By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor According to the Institute of Economics and Peace the number of natural disasters the earth has experienced from 1960 – 2019 has increased 10 percent. Back in 1960 there were a total of 39 recorded events, and there were 396 natural incidents in…

March 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Mar 2022 . Here is also a printable March calendar: 03 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective “The practice of lent” By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor Growing up in Pittsburgh, it was right about this time of year when many people began to feel the frustration and the duldrumbs of winter; the cold temperatures, grey cloudy days, the barren trees, the dirty ice and snow piles alongside the road…

February 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printed Feb 2022 . Here is also a printable February calendar: 02 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective a mountain top perspective By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor A few weeks ago, I took a day to head over to Mt. Hood and Timberline Ski Resort. One of the hobbies I really enjoy is downhill skiing. I picked up skiing back in middle school. Then for Christmas in 9th grade, I…

January 2022 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Jan 2022. Here is also a printable January calendar: 01 2022 Calendar pastor’s perspective By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor “Just one thing…” Back in 1991, the movie City Slickers was released depicting three middle aged men going through their mid-life crisis. These three friends decide to take a trip to sort out the different issues they were facing as they grew older. What better way to “find…

December 2021 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Dec 2021 . Here is also a printable December calendar: December 2021 Calendar pastor’s perspective By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor “Are you prepared?” What are some of the things you prepare for in life? Dinner Vacation Holidays New Job Raising a Family Just this past week, Janelle and I began to prepare for the possible event of our untimely deaths where we were unable to fulfill our…

November 2021 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Nov 2021  . Here is also a printable November calendar: November 2021 Calendar Pastor’s perspective By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor I’ve noticed it is right around this time of the year, when you think people would be happier, kinder, and more gracious towards each other because of the holidays, that the total opposite happens. Maybe it is because of the holidays, people begin to feel the stress…

October 2021 Newsletter

If you prefer to print the newsletter, you may download it here: Printable Oct 2021 . Here is also a printable October calendar: October 2021 Calendar pastor’s perspective By Dave Hendrickson, Lead Pastor Messiness…You can ask almost anyone in my family, “what is one thing Dave has a difficult time navigating?” and they will tell you, “clutter, dirt, a sink full of dirty dishes, toys on the floor, things out of place.” In short, MESSINESS! I am someone who does…