The Spirit is Among Us

On Pentecost Sunday, June 8th, we will gather as one congregation to share how the Holy Spirit has been active in our lives within the context of this community. This is a very appropriate and exciting way to share and to acknowledge the participation of the Holy Spirit among us as a community. As a…

A Way Home

the following is the homily presented by Sam Leitermann on May 19th Been in the Storm so long, I’m singing, been in the storm so long, I’m singing, woah-oh-oh lord. Give me some time to pray.” I have a confession to make, and it’s that I completely rewrote this sermon on Saturday morning. I had…

Listen for God’s Voice; Listen for Life!

For ten years, I worked for the Department of Children and Families in Connecticut. For five of those years, I supervised night operations for the Department. During my five years at the Hotline, I oversaw some of the worst possible investigations. Often time’s people would ask me how I managed to keep going in the…

Taste and See

There are few thing things I enjoy doing more than entertaining, especially small dinner parties for six to eight people. There is something special about bringing an intimate group together for a meal after creating a warm and cozy environment in which everyone feels free to relax and just enjoy an evening together. One of…