My great grandmother used to sing and play her piano for me when I was a child. She worked so hard to teach me Silent Night. And she would always say that when she was younger she could sing but she hadn’t used her voice in so long and no longer could sing well. But … [Read more…]
Get into the holiday spirit with our annual Cookie Walk Bake Sale! Join us from 9 am to 12 noon on December 2. There will be holiday music, yummy holiday treats, and plenty of holiday spirit! Cash only. Buy a box for $15 and fill with which ever cookies you like.
Growing up my parents were very strict about making sure that if my brothers and I committed to something that we followed through on those commitments; no matter how much we may have disliked it. Yet this was an important lesson that has carried my brothers and I through our lives. Many of you might … [Read more…]
Sometimes it feels like life has just way too many options and not enough information to make informed decisions. It’s easy when trying to decide which shirt you like best. But when it comes to major life decisions it can be hard. My older cousin had this problem when he was in college. What should … [Read more…]
This autumn has been a tough one for our country and friends throughout the world. We’ve been hit with hurricanes, fires, earthquakes, floods, and the violence of humanity. I think to myself if there were ever a time for prayer it would be now. This week Manhattan lost 8 individuals in a horrible act of … [Read more…]
I have often been asked, “Why do you believe in God?”, or “How can you believe in a God that allows for people to be abused?”. I have been asked this by friends and family members alike. These questions haunt me in the middle of the night, as I worry about the masses of people … [Read more…]
When you think of hospitality and welcome, what words come to mind? What images come to mind? I think as Christians we don’t spend nearly enough time contemplating the importance of hospitality in our world, in our lives, and in our experiences. We all know what it feels like to be truly welcomed and on … [Read more…]