November 19, 2017

Reading 1 Thessalonians 5: 15-18 (NRSV) I was worried about Thanksgiving this year. At ages 2 and 6, our grandchildren would not be very thankful for a day focused on a formal feast. They would be more thankful spending the holiday on a picnic. So, last night we spontaneously cooked and served our Thanksgiving turkey, … Continue reading November 19, 2017


May 14, 2017

Reading Luke 2:41-52 (NRSV) Happy Mother's Day! Saying happy mother's day is easy when I have just visited my own mother. It's easy when I remember good times together, and love expressed. Saying happy mother's day may not be easy when mothers and children are lost to each other. It's not easy when someone has … Continue reading May 14, 2017