It Will Be All of Us
    Today we come to the close of an extraordinary week. On Monday, we commemorated the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a national holiday and day of service. [...]
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    God Has Prepared Us
      Today is the beginning of the holiday weekend marking the 92nd birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As we prepare to celebrate MLK Day here in the city of [...]
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      A Call to Prayer
        I hope you are safe, healthy, and well. Let me begin this week’s note by issuing a call to prayer. The sanctuary will be open today, Friday, January 8, between [...]
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        Begin with Prayer
          Happy New Year! I hope this note finds you well. The past year was as difficult as any I have encountered in my 40 years as a pastor in the [...]
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          Offer Christ’s Light
            I hope this note finds you well. We are less than a week from Christmas Eve and our celebration of the birth of Christ. Normally, Christmas Eve at Peachtree Road [...]
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            Bringing the Light of Christ
              I hope this note finds you well. I don’t know about you, but the pandemic has just about worn me out! For nine months we have been riding this healthcare [...]
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              Our Advent Journey Has Begun
                Our journey through Advent has begun and we are well on our way toward Christmas. As I mentioned in my sermon last Sunday, our celebration of the season is shaping [...]
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                Happy Thanksgiving! 10 Suggestions
                  Happy Thanksgiving! I am writing you on this Thursday morning to wish you a wonderful holiday. This has been a challenging year in so many ways, but your faithful support [...]
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                  Thankful for All God’s Blessings
                    Thanksgiving is less than a week away, and I really am looking forward to worshiping with you as we celebrate Harvest Sunday here at Peachtree Road. It will be a special day [...]
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                    Hope for the Future
                      Did you see the news earlier this week? Pfizer announced that initial Phase 3 clinical trial results show its potential COVID-19 vaccine is more than 90% effective, and the CDC [...]
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                      Become Peacemakers
                        This has been an extraordinary week as we have waited for the results of Tuesday’s election. The tightness of all the races seems to demonstrate just how divided we are [...]
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                        Reflect His Light Upon Our World
                          After one month of offering in-person worship on a limited basis, we are very pleased with the results. Folks were able to gather safely at 11:15 am during October to [...]
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                          Politics and Peace
                            As you read these words, Election Day in America is less than two weeks away. Are you struggling with anxiety about the election? Are you concerned about the divisions we [...]
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                            Humble Obedience to God
                              I hope this note finds you well. If you have not joined us yet for our limited number in-person worship in the sanctuary at 11:15 am, I hope you will [...]
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                              A Sense of Gratitude
                                Last Sunday was a great day at Peachtree Road as we welcomed a limited number of worshipers in the sanctuary for the 11:15 am service. I am so grateful that [...]
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                                Listen Together to the Words of Jesus
                                  I can’t tell you how excited I am to be able to welcome folks back to in-person worship beginning this Sunday, October 4, at 11:15 am. To provide for proper [...]
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                                  Gratitude in the Moment
                                    At the close of worship last Sunday, I made the announcement that we are planning to make provision for in-person worship on a limited basis beginning Sunday, October 4. We [...]
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                                    Center Your Life in Christ
                                      Do you remember where you were 19 years ago today? I don’t think any of us will ever forget the day our world was brought to a complete stop by [...]
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                                      Study, Enrichment, & Support
                                        As one member suggested in a note to me: “I hope you are staying positive and testing negative!” I want to begin this week’s message on a sad note by [...]
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                                        Grateful for Your Prayers
                                          I hope this note finds you safe and well. At the close of this note, I want to share several important updates from Monday evening’s Administrative Board meeting. First, I [...]
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