Reading Time: 2 minutes One of my favorite Advent themes is peace. Often, I go to our sanctuary during the week, when it is quiet and empty. The sun filters through the stained glass. … Continue reading Celebrating Peace
Reading Time: 2 minutes Children look ahead to Christmas with a sense of expectation. They anticipate presents under the tree. Many kids pour over their Christmas list, trying to decide what to ask Santa … Continue reading What Will This Season Bring?
Reading Time: 2 minutes Giving thanks is such a great exercise. For me, challenging myself to count my blessings helps my day. When I go deeper and find 10, 15, or even 20 things … Continue reading Giving Thanks
Reading Time: 2 minutes Each person who accepts God’s free gift of grace and enters a relationship with Jesus has a calling. Sometimes, we frame a ‘calling’ as something exclusive to ministers or deacons. … Continue reading God is Calling You
Reading Time: 2 minutes A few years ago, I wrote a blog post about waiting. Today, we are waiting to hear who will win the U.S. Presidential election. At this point, the race is … Continue reading Finding Grace While Waiting