February 26th, 2020 Pastor Jenny Lee, Ph.D. Upper St. Croix Parish UMC  “Why Do We Have the Lent for 40 Days? Lent is a season of forty days, not counting Sundays, which begins from today, Ash Wednesday and ends on Holy Saturday, April 11th. The word Lent is from the Anglo-Saxon word, “lencten,” which means…

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February 23rd, 2020 Matthew 17:1-9 Jenny Lee, Ph.D. Upper St. Croix Parish UMC                              “When the Lord’s Thoughts and Ours are Different” When we pray to God with concerns and many anxieties, we sometimes experience that God does not answer us. Instead, we feel that God keeps silent. So, we often ask God, “O…

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February 12th & 16th, 2020 1 Corinthians 3:9-15 Pastor Jenny Lee, Ph.D. Upper St. Croix Parish UMC                            We are God’s Church. Here is a blank and white paper, which means there is nothing on it. Sometimes we give our kids a paper to make them calm during service. And then they could pay attention…

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February 9th, 2020 Matthew 5:13-20 Pastor Jenny Lee, Ph.D. Harmony between the Law and Love When I was in Chicago, Illinois, one thing that made me confused was traffic signs. Among the traffic signs, I was confused by the sign of the left turn and the stop sign. As you may know, Chicago is one…

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February 2nd, 2020 Matthew 5:1-12 Pastor Jenny Lee, Ph.D. The Joy of Being the Disciples   We often think of what we live for. Most people pursue their happiness with their family and with their loved ones. We do so. Everyone seeks for happiness. But, the view of happiness may be different.  Some may think…

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