Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 33 October 14, 2019 Chicken Rotisseries and Transformative Love

Anyone who knows me will tell you that I have been on a two-year quest to find a Chicken Rotisserie. I love the taste of Rotisserie Chicken but would rather cook it myself than buy one at the local grocery. Perhaps I am foolish but I enjoy the craft of cooking for myself. My last […]

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 32 October 7, 2019 Sunday Dinner De-Stress

Recently a number of my friends shared a post on Facebook that originated on NBC. It was a plea to bring back the family tradition of Sunday Dinner. Many of us grew up with this tradition. I really enjoyed the article and I endorse it. Sunday dinner is a way to bond, catch up with […]

Our Daily Elder Devotional: His Abiding Presence

Our Daily Elder DevotionalWe claim no originality for these devotions. One of our elders searches various sources and finds a daily devotion. Consider this a gift from Clinton Avenue Reformed Church: www.clintonave.org. Today’s devotional comes from “Jesus Calling – Enjoying Peace in His Presence” by Sarah Young. His Abiding Presence Exodus 33:14New International Version (NIV) 14 The Lord replied, […]

Our Daily Elder Devotional: Death through Christ

Our Daily Elder DevotionalWe claim no originality for these devotions. One of our elders searches various sources and finds a daily devotion. Consider this a gift from Clinton Avenue Reformed Church: www.clintonave.org. Today’s devotional is from my heart to you. Death Through Adam, Life Through Christ Romans 5:12 New International Version (NIV) 12 Therefore, just as sin entered […]

Monday Ministerial Musings! By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 30 September 23, 2019 Seeing Gratitude

I write this blog with the consent of the woman whose story I am re-telling. She seemed to appreciate my wanting to tell her story and even posed for the picture of her that I took. It was less than three weeks ago that a long-time member of my congregation, Daria, was in a tragic […]

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 29 September 16, 2019 God’s Breath

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 29 September 16, 2019 God’s Breath Recently I was diagnosed with sleep apnea. For years my wife has told me that I stop breathing when I sleep but I knew that she was wrong. Finally, just to appease here, I agreed to see a doctor […]

Seasons

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis Blog Number 28 September 9, 2019 Seasons I am back from vacation. I spent a glorious vacation first at my cabin in New York State, and then a weekend at the Jersey Shore at a reunion of my wife’s family. In between I met new friends, connected […]