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Friday, July 3, 2020
Dear Friends, When we opened our doors for service on June 14, our hearts swelled with joy! Seeing each other again even with masked faces brought smiles that we saw in each other’s eyes. Sitting six feet apart didn’t dampen our enthusiasm. We were all happy! We spoke fondly of...
Friday, June 19, 2020
“The spiritual path is simply the journey of living our lives. Everyone is on a spiritual path; most people just don't know it.” ~ Marianne Williamson   “Some beautiful paths can't be discovered without getting lost.” ~ Erol Ozan  “Overcoming negative tendencies and enhancing...
Friday, May 1, 2020
Dear Hearts, How enjoyable I’ve found this time of sheltering in. When the mandate was first put into place, I imagined that I would have lots of free time. Interestingly, I find that I am busier than when I work at the church. Or so it seems. My work feels different, though. I...
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
 Dear Friends, One month ago who would have imagined that the state of the world would be where we are today? We are being required to make decisions beyond what we might have conceived. We are being required to dig deep and find greater compassion than we knew we had. We are...
Wednesday, February 26, 2020
Dear Friends,February 26, Ash Wednesday, began the Lenten Season, the preparation for Easter. In traditional Christianity, this 40 days prior to Easter Sunday was a time of fasting, symbolic of Jesus fasting in the desert for 40 days before he began his public ministry. It often...
Friday, January 31, 2020
 “It is our light not our darkness that most frightens us. Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.” ~ Marianne Williamson “People who achieve their potential do so because they invest in themselves every day.” ~...
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
And now let us welcome the new year, full of things that never were.”~ Rainer Maria Rilke “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” ~ George Eliot “Each day is a new beginning, the chance to do with it what should be done and not to be seen as simply another day to...
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Dear Friends,When I was a child, it was the joy of helping decorate, Christmas baking, visiting Santa, then the excitement of Christmas Eve when my family had their big celebration and Christmas Day when we visited my grandparents.  Before we opened our gifts, we read the...
Friday, November 15, 2019
 Dear Friends, The first lines of a traditional hymn say, “Joyful, joyful we adore Thee, God of glory, Lord of love. Hearts unfold like flowers before Thee, opening to the sun above.” When I look out at our congregation on Sunday mornings, I am filled with love. I see us as a...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019
“Things change all the time, so why do people make such a philosophical to-do that things are constantly in transition?” ~ Twila Tharp “You are always leaving one chapter behind while moving on to the next.” ~ Anonymous “It is when we are in transition that we are most...

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