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“Missing the Point”
Matthew 15:10-20
April 5, 2020
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This week’s music YouTube play list.
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Special Announcement
Good Friday is a holiday for the church staff.  We will still be checking our emails and phone messages, but we may not respond to you till Monday unless you have an emergency.  Thank you for your patience.
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March 23, 2020

Update Announcement

 

Dear Prince Street Family,

In light of the escalating spread of the COVID-19 virus and the number of at risk parishioners here at Prince Street Church, The Church Office will be Closed until further notice.  Also, all Worship Services, Sunday School Classes, and Church Activities will be cancelled until further notice. We will update this post each week as we learn more. 

Be assured that: 

  • Communication will continue through Facebook, our Website, and email.
  • Giving can be continued through these options: online and by mail
  • A weekly sermon (along with music links) will be made available via Facebook and our website.
  • The Daily Dig devotional will continue. Contact the church through our website if you would like to receive it. You will need to provide an email address.
  • Our Children’s Ministry Coordinator and Student Ministries Pastor will reach out to all our children and students weekly. 
  • The most powerful support right now is prayer for wisdom, compassion, and healing. May we all grow in the grace and knowledge of the Lord. 

 

Pastor Mike  

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As followers of Jesus Christ, we come together to lift our prayers, our voices, and our hearts to the One who is truly worthy of our worship.  It is because of Him that we gather to hear God’s Word and encourage one another to grow in the grace and knowledge of our Savior.  Our prayer is that you find a community of faith where you too can belong and enjoy His presence with others who are on this amazing journey.
 
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All services, Sunday school classes and church activities cancelled till further notice due to the COVID-19 virus.
Sunday Schedule
8:30 am Traditional Service
9:45 am Sunday School
11:00 am Contemporary Service
Church-20 N. Prince Street, Shippensburg, PA 17257
Church Office-17 N. Penn Street, Shippensburg, PA 17257
Office Hours-Monday-Thursday-8am-3pm  Friday-8am-1pm
Phone-717-532-8404
 
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Unity (Galatians 3:26-29; Ephesians 4:1-5
Unified in Creed (Mark 12:28-34)
Unified in Attitude & Action (Philippians 2:1-11)
Unified in Organization (UB Denomination www.ub.org; PSC-Organization)
Unified in Aim (Isaiah 2:1-5)
Holiness
Holiness in Mind/Heart (Romans 12:1-2)
Holiness in Body (Romans 5:1-5; Hebrews 12:1-2; John 2:15-17)
Holiness Practiced (1 Timothy 4:6-10)
Benevolence
Benevolence to the Needy/Lost/Outsider (Matthew 25:37-40)
Benevolence to the Church/PSC Ministries/Denomination (2 Corinthians 8:1-15)
Benevolence to “one another” Sunday School Classes/Small Groups (1 John 2:7-11)
 
 
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Share Facts About COVID-19
Please click on the link  below to know the facts about coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and help to stop the spread of rumors.
 
 
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Important Prince Street Church Announcement!
We will continue to have our community dinner, same days and time-1st and 3rd Thursdays of the month at 5:30 pm.  However, we will be offering take out dinners only.  We want to serve your family a delicious meal, but we want to keep our community healthy!  Thank you for your patience and understanding.
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Mining the Mountains-The Daily Dig- April 8, 2020

Wednesday 

The Daily Dig (Matthew 15:10-20) One thing you can at least appreciate about the great Apostle Peter is he came through in the end, but it’s painful to watch him get there. Peter was at least willing to ask the Lord what He meant about eating non-kosher food. I’m sure the others were thinking it. Jesus seems a bit disappointed with Peter, but He went on to explain. Again, what truly pollutes a person comes from the heart, not unclean hands. A heart that is ready and willing to break God’s commandments is polluted. Look at the list Jesus references. The leaders were already breaking the 4th commandment (15:1-9). I think Peter understood that the overflow of the heart pollutes a person, but I’m not convinced he totally accepted the non-kosher food bit. When you have time read Acts 10 (Cornelius the Centurion) and Galatians 2 (Paul publicly rebukes Peter) and see if you think Peter totally understood what Jesus taught. It’s comforting to know (in a weird way) that I’m not the only one who struggles to understand some of what Jesus taught and apply it. 

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