MONTHLY WORD FROM THE PASTOR

Do Justice - Pastor Brad Hill

October 2018
“He has told you, O mortal, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” Micah 6:8 One way we at SCC do justice and love kindness is through our participation in Covenant World Relief. For more than 60 years, CWR has been the Evangelical Covenant Church’s response to human suffering and injustice in the world. CWR works through local partners around the world to reduce human suffering for the most vulnerable people and support healthy communities. CWR states that “we partner with [ Read More ]
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Life Together - Pastor Brad Hill

September 2018
In 1939 Dietrich Bonhoeffer wrote a book called “Life Together.” It addresses the fundamental question of “what constitutes our fellowship and our unity as Christians/the church? It is not our common practices, programs, or goals. These things emerge from our common life in Christ. We have one another only through Christ, but through Christ we do have one another, wholly, and for all eternity,” he writes. Wonderfully, right? But then he adds, “Just as surely as God’s desires to lead us to a knowledge of genuine Christian fellowship, so surely must we be overwhelmed by a great disillusionment with others, [ Read More ]
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