August 21, 2016 – Upstream

This devotion was for the Upstream service, which had a different scripture and service than the traditional service. Reading Jeremiah 1:4-10 (NRSV) Today's reading may remind us of times when we have been called upon to do something new and challenging. We may be hesitant to try the new task, and protest, saying something like: … Continue reading August 21, 2016 – Upstream


April 26, 2015

Reading Jeremiah 29:11-13a; Romans 8:24-28 (NRSV) When working a Sudoku logic puzzle, my husband and I sometimes think: if we just had one more piece of the puzzle, the whole thing would fall into place. We call this missing piece "the key to everything." Once we find the key, we can fill in the rest … Continue reading April 26, 2015