Devotion – The Gift of the Wilderness

Devotion – The Gift of the Wilderness

Friday, February 16 Scripture: Mark 1:9-15 In this passage, Jesus is baptized by John and then unceremoniously banished into the wilderness. In his baptism, Jesus is readying himself to do God’s work and God wastes no time in immediately sending Jesus into temptation...
Devotion – The Test

Devotion – The Test

Thursday, February 15 Scripture: Mark 1:9-15 And there will be a test. What will your answer be? The voice of God said “This is my Son, with you I am well pleased.” Then, Jesus went into the desert, and was there for 40 days and nights. The test came there, and the...
Devotion – A Forceful Spirit of Protection

Devotion – A Forceful Spirit of Protection

Ash Wednesday, February 14 Scripture: Mark 1:9-15 Forehead ashes on Valentine’s Day? Resurrection celebrations on April Fool’s Day? It has been 73 years since Lenten season started and ended on such cultural holidays. Yet perhaps such juxtapositions are spiritually...
2017 Annual Report

2017 Annual Report

You can pick up a copy of National City’s 2017 Annual Report at the Congregational Luncheon and Meeting this Sunday, February 11, or you can read it right here! 2017 Annual Report...
Lenten Devotional

Lenten Devotional

Ash Wednesday is this Wednesday. In preparation National City members have contributed daily devotions to help you prepare for Easter. You can download your own copy...