November 10, 2019

The leaves are going to fall.... and we are going to have to pick'em up.

Temperatures are going to drop.... and we are going to have to bundle up.

Our favorite teams are going fail us.... and we are going to have to suck it up.

Christmas advertising is going to start.......

September 21, 2019

This Sunday is our first Sunday with our new Pastor/Head of Staff, the Reverend Kimber-lee Adams. We are all glad to have her with us and leading our congregation. How she ended up as our newest pastor is the result of an established process, a process used by the PCUS...

August 4, 2019

I feel really positive about the future of our church and our church family.  However, this positive outlook does not come from the congregation's embracing of the Pastor Nominating Committee's work when it elected Pastor Kimber-lee D. Adams to be our next pastor, rath...

April 27, 2019

Waiting....Waiting....Waiting...

It sure seems that life is made up of a lot of time just 'waiting'...... 'Waiting' for someone to do something that affects us and what we want to do.  We 'wait' for others to answer the phone or return a message or respond to an email o...

March 10, 2019

As most people know by now, I am not a doom and gloom guy.  My glass is always half full, not

half empty.  But, I can be worn on the edges and this COLD weather and extended winter has been brutal at times.

Yet... what comes after winter? ... Spring.  And I am convinced...

January 20, 2019

Worry. Worry. Worry. Worry is something we all tend to do... perhaps too much of the time. We know that worrying is useless. We only worry about things that we have zero control over... because that is all we can do about those situations.  If we could do something abo...

December 2, 2018

Thanksgiving is over, Christmas and the New Year are fast approaching.  Where did 2018 go? 

Tis the season is most often recognized in the lyrics to the classic holiday song, Deck the Halls.  Go ahead and sing along...  Deck the halls with boughs of holly.  Fa la l...

October 15, 2018

Now that we know our beloved Pastors Mark and Toby are leaving, a sense of sadness envelopes our church family. They may have been here a shorter time than either party expected, but sometimes things just happen differently than anyone might anticipate. (SAD NEWS) But,...

August 27, 2018

Are You Ever Too Old for Church Camp?

I wasn't sure. So this past July I signed up and enjoyed the privilege, the thrill actually, of being a Camp Counselor at Geneva Center for the Jr. High & Sr. High Traditional Summer Church Youth Camp. I was lucky enough to be with...

July 8, 2018

What? The Year Is Half Over? . . . Already?

Yes, it is. Last Sunday was July 1st and that marked the start of the second half of 2018. How did that happen? Where did the time go? 

Do we each dare to take a quick look at how well we did... or didn't... use the first half...

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