From the Pastor (May 2017)

Christ is risen! Christ is risen, indeed! Alleluia! Happy Easter! Before you tell me I’m a couple weeks late and that Easter was almost two weeks ago on April 16, I want to remind you that on the Christian calendar Easter is a season that lasts fifty days. But even...

From the Pastor (April 2017)

Once again I’m amazed how quickly time goes. It’s one of the reasons we need to live each day that God gives us to the fullest and give God thanks for each day. As I write this there are not many signs of spring, other than daffodils starting to poke through the snow,...

From the Pastor (March 2017)

I recently read something written by Karoline Lewis that intrigued me. The title was, Choose Your Lent. She went on to suggest “Your starting point matters. You can suffer through Lent. Or, you can choose to move through Lent from a place of wonder and gratitude:...

From the Pastor (February 2017)

Sunday, February 12, 2017 will be a big day at Aldersgate. At the 11 AM worship service that morning, Bishop Mark Webb will be preaching. You won’t want to miss it! I know you will be blessed by his message. The service will include music from each of our four...

From the Pastor (December 2016/January 2017)

I’m writing this on a beautiful, sunny, 60 degree day at the beginning of November. The election is tomorrow. By the time you read this the decision will be made and I pray the country will have begun to heal and come together after the contentious campaign season. In...

From the Pastor (November 2016)

November begins with our celebration of All Saints Sunday (Nov. 6) when we remember our loved ones who have died during the past year. It includes our celebration of Thanksgiving and ends with the beginning of Advent and the Hanging of the Greens (Nov. 27). These are...