Author: Jenny Cudahy

31 May May 31, 2020: Online Worship Resources for “Down the Up Staircase”

Down the Up Staircase Genesis 11:1-9 and Acts 2:1-4 May 31, 2020 Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church Click here for the Adult Worship Guide:5-31-20 Pentecost Bulletin (1) And click here for the Children's Worship Guide: Children's Pentecost Bulletin Click here to access the pre-recorded worship service. The tower of Babel would be considered pretty...

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26 May From the Pastor’s Desk

May 26, 2020 Dear Friends, Our lives continue to be impacted by COVID-19 in so many ways.  Our concern for those who have been made seriously ill by the coronavirus or who have died from it, leaving grieving friends and family behind, is top of our list,...

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24 May Sunday, May 24, 2020: After the Storm

After the Storm Genesis 8:1-4, 20-22, 9:8-17 May 24, 2020 Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church Adult Worship Guide: 05242020AdultWorshipGuide Children's Worship Guide: 05242020children Click here to access the pre-recorded worship service for today. Last week we looked at the story of the flood through the lens of the deep pathos of God—what was happening in...

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19 May From the Pastor’s Desk

May 19, 2020 Dear Friends, You know that saying, “You live by the sword, you die by the sword”?  I’ve pretty much always felt that way about technology—when it works, great, but when it doesn’t, we’ve become so dependent on it that it can really disrupt our...

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17 May May 17, 2020 Worship Service: Water, Water Everywhere!

Water, Water Everywhere! Genesis 6:5-8, 11-22 May 17, 2020 Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church Friends,  click here for today's pre-recorded worship service. You will find the worship guides for today's service linked below: Children's worship guide: rainbow_promise_bulletin Adult worship guide: 5-17-20 Bulletin The flood.  It is one of the most familiar stories in the Bible,...

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12 May Called to be Prayerful and Wise

May 12, 2020 Dear Friends, The novelty of the novel coronavirus has completely worn off.  We are all “over it.”  The problem is that COVID-19 is not finished with us.  Not by a long shot.  Like you, I am soooooo tired of being cooped up, tired of...

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10 May God Won’t Fit in My Box:  Cain & Abel

God Won’t Fit in My Box:  Cain & Abel Genesis 4:1-16 May 10, 2020 Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church   Click here to access the online worship service. 5-10-20 Adult Worship Guide May 10, 2020 Children's Page   This morning we arrive at the familiar, disturbing story of Cain and Abel.  Although this story contains...

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06 May Operating From Our Weaknesses

Dear Friends, In every person’s life there are moments that are so momentous, we never forget them.  Often, we can remember very specific details about these experiences—a smell, a sensation, a conversation, a look—that remain embedded in our memories, almost frozen in time.  For me, the...

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03 May Genesis:  Up the Wrong Tree

Genesis:  Up the Wrong Tree Genesis 3:8-15 May 3, 2020 Michelle Fincher Calvary Presbyterian Church   5-3-20 Bulletin Click here for the children's page for today. This week we are doing things a little differently!  We have pre-recorded the worship service in order to combine live music straight from Calvary's sanctuary.  Click here...

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29 Apr Happy Birthday, Calvary!

April 29, 2020 Happy Birthday, Calvary! On Saturday, my church will commemorate its 72nd birthday.  In our Coronavirus-laden reality, we won’t get to share a cake (chocolate, of course.)  Or sing together.  But, we will still be celebrating, just from our individual homes.    As I reflect on...

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