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An Alarming Trend

I can imagine the following text exchange between a parent and a college freshman: Mom: How are you???Son:Hi Mom! I’m […]

Hearts Warmed

The month of May features prominently in the history of Methodism. John Wesley had his famous “heartwarming” experience on May […]

The Gospel for Misfits

The primary sources we have for understanding Jesus’s life, teaching, and ministry – along with his death and resurrection – […]

You Are the Beloved

To me, this is the most amazing thought that gives me hope during these days of continued caution and isolation. […]

Neighboring in Action

You never know what opportunities are going to present themselves to engage with our church’s literal, actual neighbors. Spring of […]

Get Ready

Here we are again. We are in the season of getting ready, the season of Advent. Advent prepares us for […]

November Pastor’s Message

As I write this, I’ve just returned from hiking in the Phoenix Mountains Preserve. I’ll often listen to songs or […]

Oneing

The words of the old hymn “I Need Thee Every Hour” keep going over and over again in my mind […]

Holy Recovery

Dr. Adam Grant, an organizational psychologist, wrote a popular essay in the NYTimes a few months back which named a […]

All Will Be Well

“All will be well, all will be well, all manner of things will be well.” –Julian of Norwich (14th cent.) […]

Love Letters to the Earth

Dear Friends, For Earth Month, April, 2021 we will be featuring “Love Letters to the Earth” during our April 25 […]

Passover and Easter

Ordinarily, we’d be in one of the busiest seasons of the year for musicians now. But since we’re not meeting […]