Greta Connor writes: "I used to think that the verse from Psalm 23, 'surely goodness and mercy shall follow you all the days of your life...' was 'Shirley, Goodness, and Mercy shall follow you...' when I was a kid. Words we hear in church don't always resonate until later in life. Prior to the [...]
The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster God, you are the great silence before whom all words fail. But even the words that fail need to be spoken and so we come to you in prayer. We seek you. We trust you. We long for you. So meet us here in what is familiar and [...]
This is fun bridge (Table Progressive) without partners. Men and women meet weekly on Mondays from 1–3 p.m. in the Culbertson Room beginning June 21. Contact Diane Kirts or Barbie Missimer for a seat at a table.
Chris Cole and Wendy Yamada, Outreach Committee Co-Chairs Through the generosity of the congregation, we exceeded our goal and raised over $250,000 for the Outreach fund. A big thank you to all the members of the congregation who made contributions! While we missed the fellowship from our annual Outreach benefit this year, the success [...]
Katie Nahrwold writes: "What’s normal? It is hard to remember what we 'used to' think of as normal as we reestablish our routines and schedules today. During the pandemic, our college-age son came home and we were back to our family of six every day, every hour, every moment. To make the best of [...]
The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster God, we meet you embodied: wherever we are, you meet us with these hands, these feet, this breath, this body, our very selves bound up in your presence. And so we seek a blessing today for these hands, these feet, this breath, this body, that within [...]
Please join Tuesday, June 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Culbertson Room for The Biggest Little Farm.
Julia Peterson writes: "Our family is ready to say goodbye to many Covid related worries and pandemic routines. But one silver lining our family plans to hold on as we transition to the “new normal” is connecting to God through nature, no matter the weather! When it was clear that we would be [...]
Bill shares good news from the updated CDC guidelines and the reopening team and adds that Summer Worship hours begin June 6, 8:30 a.m. in the Memorial Garden and 10 a.m. in the Sanctuary. William A. Evertsberg I’m here just before Memorial Day with some promising updates on masks and worship that [...]
Chrissy Adams Writes: "When everything shut down in March 2020, I started slashing big Xs on the calendar at the end of every day. It was my way of claiming victory over yet another day stuck at home with a 2 and 5 year-old, and I naively thought that when lockdown would end after [...]