Scripture and “Real Life”

After spending way too much of my life bemoaning that my little bungalow didn’t lend itself to “an open floor plan,” with a center island (popular since 1990) my anguish […]

Chosen Family

Shirley during a visit to Kayoro, Uganda I was able, recently, to interview one of our quite active and longtime members, Shirley Sailors. We talked about faith, giving, chosen family, […]


By the Rev. Barbara Mraz My grandma and her youngest son, Don. The picture still calls to me.  He was seventeen years old, barely out of high school in 1942. […]

Finance First Friday: Christianity and Money

I invited longtime parishioner and Godly Play Storyteller, Jay Clark, to share his wonderings about money and Christianity. I hope his thoughtful reflections inspire you to consider the role of […]

Finance First Friday: Never Enough

Longtime parishioner, Judy Southwick, has faced a difficult few years with her characteristic grace and humor. I invited Judy to share her journey and her money narrative with us, that […]


Wouldn’t it be nice to have a bridge, a walkway, a shortcut to that time in 2021 when there is a Covid vaccine, things open back up, and we all […]

A Cosmic Gospel

                                 by the Rev. Barbara Mraz “’Christ,’” says theologian Richard Rohr, “is not the last name […]