Searching for Your Best Self This past Sunday, I talked about God as the one who searches for each of us. I love this image: God searching diligently within you and me all they way to the very depths of who we are looking for how we, in the words of Micah 6:8, act justly, love mercy and walk in humility. Well, the searching image shows up again this week. And it is not about you or I searching and not about God searching…well, at least not simply about God searching. In......
The psalmist begins the 15th Psalm with the question “O Lord, who may abide in your tent? Who may dwell on your holy hill?” Essentially, “Who can live in God’s sanctuary?” Before reading the responses in v. 2-5, wouldn’t it seem that our lectionary reading from Micah is already a very poignant answer to the question. Question: “Who can live in God’s sanctuary?” Answer: “those who do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with God.” A deeper look at v. 2-5 of Psalm 15 seems to be the same answer, just a......
A Christmas Eve Service for Everyone with Songs, Reflection, and Candles Whether you are Christian or not, this gathering will be a time of peace, love, hope and joy as we come together to sing, remember, tell the Christmas story and lift up the spirit of Christmas through candlelight. All are welcome!...