Pastors Notes

Let Our Lights Shine

I know it is not October, it is February. The New Year has just begun. It is not nearly the fall season in which we stress stewardship. Still, I believe sharing thoughts about stewardship is worthy of a year-round discussion. Actually, I know of one congregation which holds a year-round stewardship campaign that is…well, could […]

Here We Are! Send Us!

The prophet Isaiah wrote of his personal experience when hearing God’s call. “And I heard the voice of the Lord saying, ‘Whom shall I send?’ Then I said, ‘Here am I! Send me.’” At that moment Isaiah was experiencing a new beginning. We experience new beginnings as well…such as we do each New Year. This […]

A Season of Hope

I miss the snow. I miss shoveling my sidewalk. Besides leading to instant gratification, I find shoveling snow to be rather enjoyable…as long as the snow is light and fluffy. It is great to be out in the fresh air. And I get to wave and say hello to my neighbors. This morning one of […]