Author Archives: Seattle ALC



Seattle ALC

in Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

Thankfulness and Thanksgiving go hand in hand.  It may seem redundant to say that, but in our society we often associate the fourth Thursday in November with time off work, eating, and even family time. ...

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November 21, 2018
in Thanksgiving

Thankfulness

Philippians 4:6-13:  “Be careful for nothing; but in every thing by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known unto God.   And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep...

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November 12, 2018
in Reformation

Faith and works

The main tenet of Christianity is that of being justified by faith.  Yet is often found to be the most difficult to understand.  The book of James is devoted to the relationship between faith and...

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October 19, 2018
in Pentacost

The Seasons

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:”- Ecclesiastes 3:1 To us that live in a world of constant change, this portion of Scripture is comforting, or...

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September 08, 2018
in Uncategorized

By Faith

” Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen.   For by it the elders obtained a good report.   Through faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the...

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July 23, 2018
in Pentacost

The Light of the Gospel

“Therefore seeing we have this ministry, as we have received mercy, we faint not;   But have renounced the hidden things of dishonesty, not walking in craftiness, nor handling the word of God deceitfully; but by...

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July 09, 2018
in Pentacost

The Result of Waiting

The disciples waited at Jerusalem as they were instructed to do by Jesus.  Pentecost was a powerful work upon them, by God’s grace.  They proved the scripture: Hebrews 11:1-3  “Now faith is the substance of...

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May 31, 2018
in Easter

He ascended!

The ascension of Our Lord is often forgotten in the busyness of life.  Perhaps waiting doesn’t sit easy with us.  Jesus told His disciples to wait until they were endowed with power from on high,...

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May 10, 2018
in Easter

Time of Waiting

After the stillness of quiet comes a time of waiting.  How many of us are skilled in waiting?  I know many that seem to have a natural gift of patience.  Having patience doesn’t always mean...

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April 10, 2018
in Easter

“It is Finished”

Jesus spoke these final words from the Cross, “It is finished”.  There was another day of silence.  It must have been a long day for the disciples.  Scripture tells us that they did not still...

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April 01, 2018
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