In the second week of Lent, Bishop Ward recounts the admonition from Jesus to deny ourselves and take up the cross. She highlights ways we practice self-denial.
Today, we celebrate Mardi Gras and Fat Tuesday, and yet, we are mindful that tomorrow, Ash Wednesday, ushers in Lent.
This week, persons in the commissioning and ordination process will take the Freedom Ride throughout eastern North Carolina to learn more about our past.
Bishop Ward and Suzanne Cobb discuss some exciting things that are happening in the area of conference Youth Ministry.
The Holy Spirit has given to every believer gifts for the strengthening of Christ’s ministry in the world. Next week, COSROW will meet to consider ways to encourage women in all ministries.
“Can anything good come out of Nazareth?” – the question Nathaniel asks Philip when being told about Jesus. Philip tells his brother to “come and see.”
In our baptism, God receives us and names us “beloved.” In our baptism, we promise to go forward serving God by embracing and loving all of God’s people.
In this connections video, Bishop Ward encourages us to let our light shine in 2018.
As we stand at the cusp of a new year, may we, as Simeon and Anna, rejoice at the birth of the Christ Child, and give thanks to God for all that has been and all that will be.