Loving God, Serving God, Growing in Grace
910.579.5753
Music Ministry Team Addition

Music is at central part of our ministry here at Seaside. It infuses our worship with power and draws us in to a deeper connection with God both by teaching and by helping us to center our spirits during worship. We are blessed with many gifted musicians in our Choir, Praise Team and our numerous

Read More…

April Fools!

Jokes. We all like jokes—even if we don’t all like the same jokes. Public speakers (including preachers) will often use a joke to break the ice before getting to the heart of their subject. And April fools is the one day of the year that is set aside for jokes. The inner child in all

Read More…

Belonging: Being a Community in the Image of God

In the very first chapter of Genesis, God turns his creative focus to human beings and says, “Let us make human beings in our image, according to our likeness.” Much has been made over God’s voice switching between both singular and plural here. To whom was God speaking? Christian understandings have connected the plural to

Read More…

What Is “Proper Matter” for the Bread in United Methodist Celebrations of Holy Communion?

  July 12, 2017 By Taylor Burton-Edwards Used by permission under GNU 1.2 License. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:EucharistELCA.JPG On July 8, 2017, the Vatican issued a letter to all bishops in the Roman Catholic Church, worldwide, reminding them of their responsibilities under Canon Law to ensure that “proper matter” is being used for the Eucharist (the celebration of the Lord’s Supper) in

Read More…

HTML Snippets Powered By : XYZScripts.com