Epiphanies in Prayer – III – An Openness to Learn

“The people in darkness have seen a great light…” –Isaiah 9:2a So far so good. I think. Monday morning can be a time of reflection on the worship service past while looking forward to the coming Sunday. I have been receiving, at least so far, a positive response to focusing...

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Advent Expectations III – Joy

My daughter turns 11 today. Let me repeat that. My daughter. turns. 11. today… Where did the time go? I remember the day she arrived, and immediately after she was born this bewildered look on this tiny little face. She didn’t cry, at least not right away, but rather opened...

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Advent Expectations II – Keep Warm

It’s cold today. Yes, I am pointing out the obvious, but it’s the realization that it hasn’t been cold like this in a few years here in the city. November was exceptionally warm, apparently six degrees above the average expected temperatures for the month. I remember growing up that November...

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Silent Auction – December 2016

The Silent Auction is now on! Here is a sampling of what you can find on display in the Narthex area of the Church! The bidding for the auction is open from November 20th until December 11th.

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Advent Expectations I – Hope

  “Comfort, O Comfort O my people…” – Isaiah 40:1 One year. Hard to believe, but it has been one year since I started doing my almost-weekly missives. Simply by the default of the Christian calendar, you’ve come to know them as “Pentecost Ponderings” but they started out in December...

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