Living the Dream

As I have said many times these past few years, God has a dream for each of us, the only problem is, God won’t tell us what that dream is, we have to figure it out. I know, it’s not fair, and life would be so much simpler if God would just tell us what…

Communities Forgive Too!

This morning our Gospel asks us to grapple with one of the most difficult and complex concepts in Christian tradition, that of forgiveness. As I attempt to broach this topic, I am not sure any of us fully understand what it means to forgive someone else. Yes, we understand what it means to forgive the…

Reflections on Peace

We gather tonight to mark the thirteenth year since the attacks of nine-eleven. On this date every year since that horrific event, I have used this day to reflect and ask how much closer a we, as a country and as a global society, have come to finding peace. Sadly, it seems peace, however you…

Sing a New Song

This morning our psalmist tells us to “sing a new song unto the Lord.” I have to confess, I find this statement a bit daunting especially after having lived in a house with people who are far more musically inclined. . . Who have, on occasion, asked me to help out by not singing. And…