Do you need help?

Do you need help?

Can you think of a time you needed somebody’s help? Maybe you asked for help with school work, or tying your shoes, or carrying something heavy. We ask for help when we know somebody else is better than we are at something—with school work, with tying our shoes, or carrying...

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Don’t forget!

Don’t forget!

Can you think of a time you left home, and your parents gave you some instructions? Maybe you were going off to school, and you heard your mother say, “And don’t forget to…” Those might have been the most important words she told you! In today’s epistle reading, we hear...

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Noticing people

Noticing people

Have you ever walked into a room, and maybe you didn’t notice that somebody was there? Maybe you thought you were all alone, or maybe you just noticed a friend or somebody you really wanted to talk to or see. Sometimes we might not see everything or everybody, or maybe...

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In Spirit and Truth

In Spirit and Truth

Have you ever listened to a story… but you only got to hear part of the story? You might have missed the whole point. Maybe you didn’t understand it at all. Today we hear a true story in the Bible. It’s the story of our Lord, Jesus Christ talking to...

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I am with you always

I am with you always

Have you ever been all alone? Maybe you were playing with toys or watching a movie by yourself. But did you know that you are never really all alone? Did you know that God is with you, always? After Jesus rose from the dead, He told His disciples to go...

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For they were afraid

For they were afraid

Have you ever been afraid of something that was actually good for you? Maybe you were afraid of starting a new school? Or afraid of a shot at the doctor’s office? Sometimes we might be scared of something that is really good for us, something that will help us. Today...

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We have seen the Lord!

We have seen the Lord!

Have you ever had a guest come to your house, somebody you were so happy to see? Maybe you had a visitor you weren’t expecting, somebody who brightened up your day! Just last week, we celebrated the greatest feast, when our Lord, Jesus Christ rose from the dead. Jesus’s followers...

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All the nations

All the nations

Have you ever heard something in another language…and you didn’t know what it meant? Maybe you wondered what somebody was saying, but nobody even told you. Maybe it wasn’t so important after all. You know what today is! Today is Pascha (Easter). Today, at church, we hear the good news—the...

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Following Christ – today and always!

Following Christ – today and always!

Today is Palm Sunday! This is the day we celebrate when our Lord, Jesus Christ came into Jerusalem. This was a big celebration for Jesus’s followers then, and it still is a big celebration for Jesus’s followers today! Lots and lots of people lined up to welcome Christ into Jerusalem....

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God’s Kingdom

God’s Kingdom

Have you ever played knights? Maybe you had a sword fight with a friend, and you battled each other to see who would win. Fighting for the kingdom is the best part of playing knights! In today’s Gospel reading, we hear about a different kind of kingdom. This kingdom is...

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Our Anchor

Our Anchor

Do you know what an anchor does? An anchor is something that keeps a boat from drifting around a lake or a harbor. An anchor keeps the boat in one spot, right where the sailor or fisherman wants it to be. In the epistle reading today, we hear about how...

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Christ understands!

Christ understands!

Have you ever wished a grown-up could understand you better? Maybe you wish your parents or your teachers could see things your way. Then, maybe they could understand how some things are hard for you, or how you might feel. Today we celebrate the third Sunday of Lent, the Sunday...

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