Remember the Names of the Midwives

“But the midwives feared God; they did not do as the king of Egypt commanded them, but they let the boys live.” The midwives’ names were Shiphrah and Puah. Remember the names of the midwives. I speak to you in the name of one God, Creator, Christ and Holy Spirit. Amen. + As many of you […]Read more “Remember the Names of the Midwives”

Viewing Each Other the Way God Views Us

I speak to you in the name of one God, Creator, Christ, and Holy Spirit. + Amen. We live in a world that most often views things as “good” or “bad.” We place sweeping judgement statements without even knowing we are doing it. Statements like, I was so “good” today because I worked out, OR […]Read more “Viewing Each Other the Way God Views Us”

Look up, then Look Out

I speak to you in the name of one God, Creator, Christ, and Holy Spirit. + Amen. Today, we are celebrating the Feast of the Ascension. Technically, Ascension Day is celebrated on the Thursday before this Sunday because that Thursday marks 40 days since Jesus’ resurrection. Some churches, like ours, transfer this feast to today, […]Read more “Look up, then Look Out”

This is the Night – Easter Vigil

I speak to you in the name of one God, Creator, Christ and Holy Spirit. + Amen. A new routine has developed in our household since sheltering in place. Every evening we watch a movie. But, we aren’t watching new movies or movies we haven’t seen. During this time of fear and uncertainty, we are […]Read more “This is the Night – Easter Vigil”