Notes From the Pastor

Expectations

We all have expectations; a sense of what should be or what is to come. This week my mother is having back surgery. I expect that the surgeon had a formative education, that he knows what he is doing. I expect that my mom will be ok, that her surgery will go well and that […]

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A God of Hope

This picture was taken 4 years ago this week in eastern Ohio. It was early on a Wednesday morning at a little Panera restaurant. I don’t remember what I ate. I wasn’t really hungry. I am sure I had a cup of coffee or two; half dark roast, half hazelnut, because that is my Panera staple. If I […]

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A Thanksgiving Benediction

Go unto all the earth and be thankful  Give thanks to the Lord for He is good He has done great things for us Give Thanks Go unto all the earth and be love Give thanks to the Lord for He is love His faithful love has no end Give Thanks Go unto all the […]

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150 Songs

Have you ever been in the car when that song came on? You know which one. The one that you know by heart; the one that takes you back to a that place in time you remember so well. It is almost like you can smell the air, see the surroundings. Every time I hear “Unforgettable” I go back to […]

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