Why do you come to church? Is it an expectation from birth? From marriage? What expectations do you carry through the front door about this religious community? On November 13th many gathered in houses of worship seeking sanctuary, hope, a bright light in the midst of the post-election fog. The following is taken from that…

Come gather around people Wherever you roam And admit that the waters Around you have grown And accept it that soon You’ll be drenched to the bone And if your breath to you is worth saving Then you better start swimming or you’ll sink like a stone For the times they are a-changing They certainly…

In this season of letting go, of turning from green to golden, of letting go of sunlight for moonlight, I am taking time to let go of expectations to make space for transformation. Specifically, I am inviting you to enter into this season of letting go, or returning to the home of your soul, and…

“Welcome back!” “It’s good to see you.” “How was your summer?” Upon my return from my July vacation, I was welcomed by these sentiments. It is my hope that those of you returning to begin our new season of church in this month of September will be welcomed by the warmth of our spiritual community….

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