The First Weekend in Lent – March 5 & 6, 2022>

In the name of our Loving, Liberating, and Life-Giving God; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen. Today we start with a reading from the Hebrew Scriptures which shows us the value of living in a culture among people with a shared narrative, a shared history, a shared...

God Wills to be Found: The Second Sunday after Christmas 1/2/22

In the name of our loving, liberating, and life-giving God; the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen. As I look out at you, I say to myself: “This is a group of people who really want to come to church!” No health emergency or weather hazard can keep you away...

Transformed Life: the First Sunday of Advent 11/28/21

In the Name of our loving, liberating, and life-giving God; Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen. The church year begins this weekend, the first Sunday of Advent. Three more Sundays to go, and then it’s Christmas. This is the easy part of understanding Advent, its...