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Annual Planning Meeting 2023!

Nothing goes so fast a year being planned by committee! Really! We just finished Advent season and last night the leadership council finished by scheduling the date to undecorate the church in 2024. Granted in between the seasons are lots of interesting dates. There...

Almost Normal

Just got the email that says choir practice will resume next week — July 4th at 7 pm. The Back to School Bash is this Saturday. School starts in two weeks. The world is returning to normal — well, almost. Eight counties in West Virginia just came out of...

Quarantine Week 4

Who would have thought that the whole world would be in lockdown? But here we are entering week 4 of the “Stay-at-home” order by the government. I always thought I would like to work from home, but not like this. Palm Sunday was yesterday. The start of...

How Deep is Your Faith?

Last Sunday, Pastor Teresa filled my mind with images of spring/summer with mention of kayaks and pools, especially swimming in the deep end of the pool. I remember jumping off the diving board into the deep end and enjoying the splash of cool water flowing over me....

Ever mark “none of the above” in a survey?

I was reading an interesting article from PewForum.org talking about the rise in the number of people in America who do not associate with any organized religion. When asked, they mark “none of the above.” Now the article was from 2012 so the data is not...

Advent has come again

It’s the most wonderful time of the year….Advent is back upon us. A time of hope, peace, love and joy. A time for family and friends; for baking and fun; for lights and gifts. A time to reflect on the year that is closing and rejoice in the year that will...