Monthly Archives: November 2016

Holiday Pageant 2016

Holiday pageant? Yes! Holiday Pageant! This year we will be presenting “Christmas Menorahs,” a play based on the true story of how residents of Billings Montana came together in an act of solidarity on Christmas in 1993. There are several parts for kids–boys and girls–and for grownups and youth (both as parents in the play … Continued

25 November Minister’s Moment

I hope your Thanksgiving was warm and filling, and your travel safe.   I will be away this Sunday and Karen Smith will be leading the service.  I hope you enjoy the sense of community singing songs of hope for a better tomorrow!   This will be Paul Gregg’s first Sunday.  He just started as our new … Continued

2016 Thanksgiving Day message

  This past Sunday we shared a few things related to Thanksgiving: A poem by Karen An-hwei Lee called “Edge of Faith”, a reading from Parker Palmer’s book  “A Hidden Wholeness: The Journey Toward and Undivided Life”, a way of turning the Pledge of Allegiance into a prayer: “One nation,  O GOD! Indivisible, With liberty … Continued

14 November Minister’s Moment

To our Veterans, peace on this Veterans Day. To everyone…  Rev David Morris will be exchanging pulpits with me this weekend.  I will be away, and he will be at UCN from the Outer Banks.  See you at the Dance on the 18th or, the family-friendly Cornbread Bake on Saturday Night the 19th.  It is … Continued