From the Pastor (April 2015)

After the long harsh winter, it’s wonderful to see signs of new life breaking out all over. I’m especially grateful for the new life we have through Christ’s death and resurrection. Easter is the celebration that all things can be made new. Since Jesus Christ is...

From the Pastor (March 2015)

Lent began on February 18 with the celebration of Ash Wednesday. Lent is the 40-day period (excluding Sundays) of preparation for Easter. Traditionally it is a time for self-examination and repentance (turning from sin and turning toward God). Many people “give...

From the Pastor (February 2015)

As I write this, we are in the middle of the season of Epiphany. Epiphany is defined in one place as a “revelatory manifestation of a divine being.” Another definition that struck me is an “immediate and meaningful understanding of something.” An Epiphany of God then...

From the Pastor (November 2014)

It’s November already and our thoughts turn toward year-end activities. November could be a dull, dreary month but there is much to celebrate! On Nov. 2 we will take time during worship to remember and thank God for our loved ones who died during the past year as well...

From the Pastor (October 2014)

Over the summer we instituted a new way of sharing joys and concerns. It’s been a little slow in getting started but there are signs we will get there. If you have a prayer concern and/or a joy that you would like shared with the congregation, please write it down...