June 2015

In This Issue… From the Minister Bags and Bags Circle Dinner Worship & Youth Schedules Summer Service Schedule RE Matters Singing Workshop: Finding Ourselves in Rhythm From the Theme Team: Beauty Jill and Ben for Common Hope Things to Look Forward to in the Fall (so far) From the Minister Last April I joined a […]

“A Force That Give Us Meaning” A Memorial Day Sermon

READINGS:  Excerpts of Walt Whitman’s Poems As we honor the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the war from which this national holiday was born, I offer this excerpt form Walt Whitman “Song of Myself” written before the war in 1855.      Please listen to how Whitman writes of how we experience the world through the […]

“Lessons of Love” (A Mother’s Day Sermon)

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Reading One: Carter Heyward, Episcopal Priest Love is not fundamentally a sweet feeling, not, at heart, a matter of sentiment or attachment.  Love is a choice, a willingness to be present to others without pretense or guile.  Love is a conversion to humanity-a willingness to participate with others in the healing of a broken world […]