From the Pastor….

The last time we held an indoor worship service at Parkway was on March 15, 2020. This was shortly after the first deaths from Covid 19 were reported in the United States, when we were just beginning to understand the impact that this pandemic was going to have on all...

Pastor’s Friday Comments (02.26.21)

One of the many people who make Parkway special is Kristy Engel, a nurse practitioner and missionary. Through the years she has been invaluable in the planning of mission trips and in seeking to ensure that wherever we go, we “help without hurting.” But in the past...

Pastor’s Friday Comments (02.19.21)

As you probably know, the Pastor Search Committee has asked three McAfee School of Theology students to examine aspects of our church life and make some tentative observations about what they think our future might hold. The committee thought it would be good to get...

Pastor’s Friday Comments (02.12.21)

Citizens of the United States are often stereotyped as people of “rugged individualism.” We pride ourselves on being able to stand on our own, dependent on no one. It isn’t true of all of us, but stereotypes are stereotypes for a reason. You might try asking someone...

Pastor’s Friday Comments (02.05.21)

While all of us have been affected by the pandemic, we’re all aware that the impact has not been the same for everyone. While some have been able to work from home, others have had to continue to work in offices, factories, delivery vans, hospitals, etc. in order to...

Pastor’s Friday Comments (01.29.2021)

As I have noted a couple of times before since we suspended indoor worship in April, it is difficult to get a handle on how many members of our church family are engaging in worship each Sunday. My biggest concern related to this is the inability to know who has...