Blessed are you
who bear the light
in unbearable times,
to its endurance
amid the unendurable,
who bear witness
to its […]
I enjoy listening to Podcasts throughout the day. They are a great way to learn about current events and other special topics. Here are […]
When Session met last Tuesday for our first weekly meeting via Zoom, I opened with a reading from Fredrick Buechner and shared some of […]
Have you ever set out to read the Bible from cover to cover?
Frequently, people with the best of intentions come to a screeching halt just […]
“Do not be afraid” is a refrain that echoes throughout scripture. Some estimate that there are 366 versions of “Do not be afraid” throughout […]
When there is a natural disaster or a national tragedy, the damage is visible and the needs are known. So what in this moment […]
“There are more chickens than a man can know in this world, but an unprovoked kindness is the rarest of birds.” The Purloining of Prince […]
As my MPC friends know, I just recently returned from a mission trip to Nicaragua to spend time with our global mission partner CEPAD. What […]
As many of you are aware, Ellen and I just returned from a trip to Egypt. In many ways it was absolutely fabulous. Seeing things […]
How SAD! Seasonal Affective Disorder and Self Care
When the days get shorter, I am reminded that the effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) aren’t far […]
At the most recent session meeting, Paula Hoglund and Elaine Presby presented a recommendation from the deacons on becoming a More Light Presbyterian Church. More […]
I received a calendar reminder early this morning informing me Thanksgiving is one week away. I’ve got to tell you, I had the same reaction […]
About two weeks ago a cute gift/food store, Sapphire Moon Chocolates, opened just north of Northland Mall. It describes itself as “A 1920’s themed shop […]
I love Halloween.
Christmas and Easter are beautiful, meaningful celebrations in the Christian tradition. However, Halloween is probably my favorite holiday.
I’m not going to go into […]