A video podcast from our pastor on misplaced expectations and the important work of listening to honest stories from the past.
Pastor Sterling Severns remembers old friends and those who have left us in one way or another. I always thank my God for you because of his grace given you in Christ Jesus. For in him you have been enriched in every way—with all kinds of speech and with all knowledge— God thus confirming our testimony about … Continue reading Pastoral Reflection: The Gift of Remembrance
https://vimeo.com/498529561 When the world seems to be spinning out of our control, we often don't have the right words to say. Words are so important, aren't they? The words we say and reflect on can inform our character and lead us towards-or away from-the truth. We invite you this season to reflect on your gifted … Continue reading A Word from Our Pastor: Epiphany amidst a world under siege
Staff Restructure Recommendations for 2021 FROM THE DEACON BOARD 1. Decrease Associate Pastor Meg Lacy Vega’s schedule from 40 hours per week to 25 hours per week. Duties will include but will not be limited to: Spiritual Development for Adults and Youth, including leading the church youth group, as well as preaching up to 12 … Continue reading Staff & Leadership Restructure Recommendations for 2021
Dear Church Family, Today I am writing to you on behalf of the “Safety Protocol Implementation Team.” Over the last few months, our team has worked together to put structures in place that have allowed us to re-enter the Church building as safely as possible. Over the last couple of weeks, we have been able … Continue reading Safety Protocol Implementation Team Update
https://vimeo.com/471980410 Quarterly Reports | October 2020Download Quarterly Business Meeting 10/25/2020 MinutesDownload Staff Update Letters | Judy Fiske & Meg Lacy VegaDownload
For many years, for me, World Communion Sunday has been about the bread, as many different types and flavors as possible. It has also been about baking this bread with other people: Bonnie Dance, Kimberly Yednock and Todd Schall-Vess, James and Emma Braford to name a few. Sadly the church kitchen will be empty this year … Continue reading World Communion Sunday
There will be Special Called Business Meeting (voting only) for the purpose of seeking approval of several important items recommended by the Administrative Board and the Ad Hoc Constitution Committee. The ballot will be available through the Tab Weekly and on the website on Thursday, October 1 with voting closed at 5 PM on Wednesday, October … Continue reading CHURCH VOTE: October 7