Posts from February 2016

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Motive Matters

by Jack Miller

Jesus begins his sermon on the mount with a series of beatitudes. He tells his disciples that, among other things, they are blessed when they are poor in spirit, when they are meek, and when they are merciful. “You are blessed,” says Jesus, “when you hunger and thirst for righteousness and justice, for you will […]

The Influence of Iona

by Steve Keeler

One of the characteristics of Beaufort that has always impressed me is how “cosmopolitan” our community is compared to so many communities similar in size. In addition to Beaufort and the surrounding area, we enjoy a number of parishioners and friends of the church who have lived, worked, and traveled all over the world. World […]

A Heart to Do God’s Work

by Stewardship Committee

All the officials and all the people brought their contributions gladly, dropping them into the chest until it was full. -2 Corinthians 24:10 Joash reigned for 40 years over Judah. One of the central accomplishments of Joash’s rule was the reconstruction of the temple in Jerusalem. Joash had a heart to see God’s house rebuilt […]

Lemon Blueberry Poundcake Recipe

by Jack Miller

Almost every Wednesday during the Fall, Winter, and Spring, our church hosts an evening program called “Kirk Night.” It is our tradition to share a meal together, spend time in worship as a family of faith, and then learn together through choir rehearsals and small groups studies. Our amazing Kirk Night kitchen crew has been […]

Stories from the Steeres in Kenya, February 1, 2016

by Mission Committee

In this digest you’ll find a handy summary of the reports and pictures we published at steeres.com from the last 30 days. Prayer Log Thank you for praying for us, and/or just being concerned with what is important to us. Here’s a snapshot of a few things we’re grateful for in the previous month, and […]