Pastor’s blog

Running your race

A task for the summer: Read and meditate on 2 Tim. 4:7 “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith”  Three important realizations:   All of us have a race to run. The race is not just your “life”, in the meaning: “All of us have a… Read more Running your race

Being part of the church

When you mention the word ”church” in everyday Finland – and probably elsewhere as well – people think of cathedrals and other church-buildings. Or, they might think of a Sunday worship service or some other program arranged by churches. “Church” comes from the Greek word “ekklesia”. The word has nothing to do with a building… Read more Being part of the church

Learning to know God

One of the most important topics we could ever talk about is this: Learning to know God. It is sometimes said that the difference between Christian faith and other religions is this: Faith in Jesus is RELATIONSHIP, other faiths are RELIGIONS. Often, in other religions, the task is to “respect”, “worship”, “obey”, “please” the god… Read more Learning to know God