Pastor’s Note: October 22, 2020

Pastor’s Note: October 22, 2020

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. According to the National Domestic Violence Hotline, every minute on average twenty-four individuals in the United States are the victims of physical abuse, stalking, or sexual assault at the hands of their intimate...
Pastor’s Note: October 15, 2020

Pastor’s Note: October 15, 2020

This year has called upon our creativity to get things done in new ways, and the CROP Walk for Hunger is no different. This year’s walk on October 25 will be virtual. That means you will walk on your own or with family members. You can walk on a favorite trail,...
Pastor’s Note: October 1, 2020

Pastor’s Note: October 1, 2020

“First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings should be made for everyone, for kings and all who are in high positions, so that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life in all godliness and dignity.” 1 Timothy 2:1-2 (NRSV)...
Pastor’s Note: September 24, 2020

Pastor’s Note: September 24, 2020

In the Spring of 2019, our congregation partnered with the Casa Alitas Welcome Center to offer hospitality to families seeking asylum. Many within our congregation volunteered to prepare meals, donate clothing and snacks, accompany our guests while at the church, and...
Pastor’s Note: September 17, 2020

Pastor’s Note: September 17, 2020

Sanctuary: a place of refuge or safety. These days, many of us yearn for the safety and refuge of sanctuary. Each day is filled with news of the upcoming election. Each day brings new numbers of cases, hospitalizations, and deaths due to COVID-19. Each day stories of...