Pastor’s December Greeting

December 2016 Welcome to the Plainview Reformed Church! Here we are in the middle of a time the church calls Advent. These are the four weeks leading up to Christmas in which we prepare and anticipate God coming into the world in the form of a baby called Jesus.   Churches know how to prepare for Christmas!

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Pastor’s October Greeting

October 2016 This past Tuesday, a new mobile food ministry here called “Feed The Need” was at the Hicksville train station delivering hot meals. The first person that I approached with a hot meal said, “I was waiting for you! That meatloaf last week was “the bomb”! A group of 9 of us cooked and

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Pastor’s June Greeting

It’s nearly Summer and that means many shifts in our daily life, which is a good thing! We all need a little shifting now and then. Your shifts may involve summer camp, a family vacation, more time outside. Or your shifts might be more stressful like how to afford childcare or take time off work for

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Gratitude

Four weeks ago I broke my ankle. It has been a time of pain and frustration. Along with the break, I’ve had a terrible cold and hacking cough that make me resemble some pathetic Dickensian waif lying on my couch. I have never broken a bone before, so it has been a humbling experience. I’ve

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Sunday, January 4th Service is Cancelled!

Dear PRC family, neighbors and friends we’ve yet to meet, Due to the serious storm that we are experiencing, we will not be holding Sunday service January 24th. Please stay warm, take care of one another, and keep in prayer those who do not have warm homes and families to be with this evening. God-willing,

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Thoughts from Our Bible Study 

Yesterday we had our Wednesday 12:30 bible study. We gather in our parsonage at the dining room table with our lunches and coffee. These are my wise elders of the congregation. Ranging in age from 80 to 94 our time together is a sacred moment of sharing… and sometimes we talk about the bible. I

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