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Our Director of Music and Arts, Dana Effler, authored today's blog post, giving some insider info about our upcoming Lessons and Carols service this Sunday. Please come join us at 11 a.m. for this Christmas tradition! A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols is an ancient and beloved tradition of the... read more

By Rev. JoNell Lindh It's almost Christmas. Carols are in the air; the shopping lists and presents are piling up. Some of you might be all alone this Christmas, but it’s rare for a person not to feel overwhelmed, stressed, tired or lonely during the holidays. You are not required... read more

Thank You, Jesus

November 28, 2018

By Rev. Ann Willet I saw her enter through the back door just after the service began.  She found a seat in the corner, away from any other worshippers.  As she removed her coat and scarf, she seemed to be shedding the weight of the world. She stood when we... read more

Spontaneous Thanks

November 20, 2018

By Holly G. Bandel What started as a gratitude exercise for myself ended up turning into an experiment on giving thanks for the entire family. I bought a little pumpkin chalkboard from the dollar store and hung it in our playroom. Each day, I tried to write down something for... read more

by Dorian Albert, Minister with Youth and Their Families Jeremiah 29:11-14 (NRSV) “11 For surely I know the plans I have for you, says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope. 12 Then when you call upon me and come and pray to me,... read more