Entries by kdibiasi

Christmas Pageant

Last Sunday the children (young and old) of Bedford Presbyterian Church performed the Christmas Story in our annual Christmas Pageant. It is a delightful morning filled with joy, laughter and fun. We have been told that our pageant is what gets everyone into the Christmas spirit. It is a tradition that we hope will continue […]

The Christmas Story

God sent the angel Gabriel to Nazareth, a village in Galilee to a young woman named Mary. Mary was engaged to a man named Joseph, a descendant of King David. Gabriel told Mary she will give birth to a son, and will name him Jesus. At that time the Roman emperor, Augustus, decreed that a […]

Sunday Spirit November 18, 2018

Gratitude During the Children’s Sermon this past Sunday I showed the children various pictures. One was a picture of an empty kitchen table and on the back side of the page was a picture of a table filled with people. The next picture was an empty backyard and the flip side showed folks playing a […]

Sunday Spirit November 4, 2018 (click on photo)

God If someone gave you a blank piece of paper and some colored pencils and asked you to draw a picture of God, what would you draw? Would it be a man with a long flowing beard floating on a cloud? Would it be a vision of the sun setting below a majestic mountain? Would […]

Sunday Spirit October 21, 2018 God’s Love for Hagar and Ishmael

Read Together Genesis 21:5-21 A Summary………Abraham has two sons. The mother of Ishmael, his first-born son, is Hagar. The mother of Isaac, his younger son, is Sarah. Sarah feels jealous about her son sharing his father’s love and home. Seeing Isaac and Ishmael together makes her angry. Abraham sends Hagar and Ishmael into the wilderness. […]

Sunday Spirit October 14, 2018 God Invites Abram and Sarai

Read Together Genesis 12:1-3; 15:1, 5-6  A Summary……..God Invites Abram and Sarai to leave everything they know. God promises that through Abram and Sarai’s family, all people on earth will be blessed. God calls Abram outside to look at the stars and imagine his descendants. Abram trusts God’s promises. Abram and Sarai were very brave […]

Sunday Spirit June 17, 2018

Proverbs 31:25 She is clothed in strength and dignity and she laughs without fear of the future. Faith is believing in ourselves, in God, and the teachings of Jesus.  Faith is needed to achieve all our hopes and dreams. To help our children begin to think about their hopes and dreams, play the Dice Game!  […]

Sunday Spirit June 10, 2018

Everyone needs a friend. It is the second most basic relationship in life. Jesus said that the two most important commandments are to love God with all your heart and to love your neighbor as yourself.  We often experience God’s love through the love of a friend.  The Book of Proverbs in the Bible tells […]

Sunday Spirit June 3, 2018

What are some games that require another person to play?  Games that couldn’t be played without that other person?  Some examples are checkers, thumb wars, catch, and ping pong, just to name a few! One of the most important relationships we will have in our lifetime will be the friends we make. The following scripture […]

Sunday Spirit May 20, 2018

John 4:16 And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them. When we are little we are loved and cared for 24 hours a day – to make sure we are safe, fed, and bathed. We get […]