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Pastor's Pen: A New Easter Story

Dear Beloved Community, One Easter morning, I had led a sunrise service at the Downsville covered bridge. The hearty group of folks gathered to celebrate a new dawn, a new life in Jesus, our … more

Pastor's Pen: ‘Three Days (Triduum)’ at Walton

I am very excited to introduce the following Holy Week events sponsored by the Walton Ministerium. It is called Triduum, a period of three days’ observance, specifically Maundy Thursday, Good … more

Pastor's Pen: Sadness and joy

Spring is upon us. It’s time to think of Easter. The sadness and the joy of the season we should all think about.   First we have Palm Sunday to celebrate.   “When … more

Pastor's Pen: The 40-Day Journey

Some journeys can seem long and others can seem to be very short. Of course, it depends on where our journey leads us and the reason for it. If we are going on a vacation or even taking a … more

Pastor's Pen: How to deal with your past

A “past.” Everybody has one. There are positive experiences and there are negatives ones. Some are wonderful memories. Others are more like nightmares we’d like to forget, or at … more

Pastor's Pen: ‘God gave me...a what?’ - 1Corinthians 12

With the way things are in life, we strive on having the ability to have a nice listing of choices. One just has to look at his/her cell phone to see all the “apps” on it. I noticed that … more

Pastor's Pen: Lent

Lent is the time between Ash Wednesday and Easter, approximately 46 days. On Ash Wednesday we get ashes on our foreheads as a reminder of our humanness. It culminates on Easter Sunday as we celebrate … more

Pastor's Pen: Playing favorites, good for the soul

Using the expression “playing favorites” generally means giving an advantage to one person or group and causing a disadvantage to others. Stick the word “your” in the middle … more

Pastor's Pen: The Difference One Person Can Make

By the time we reach the end of January, all the celebrations are over: Hanukkah, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, Kwanza, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, and Epiphany. It is now time to … more

Pastor's Pen: Dr. King

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. would have been 95 years old next week. He didn’t make it to 40. He was killed for standing up for what is right – for equality, for peace, for love … more

Christian Retreat in Bovina NYE program

If you’re looking for a quiet and prayerful way to enter the New Year, Cloud-Bearing Mountain Christian Retreat’s New Year’s Program might be for you. The program will begin at 8:30 … more

Pastor's Pen: Joy to the World

“Joy to the world! The Lord is come; let earth receive her King: Let every heart prepare Him room, and heaven and nature sing.” Despite the fact that Christmas is now behind us for … more
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