Weekly Message

Our weekly message is part of our eNewsletter and archived here.

September 6, 2020

Dear Friends, Yesterday’s Chicago Tribune reported that 30 million migrating birds were predicted to fly over Illinois on Thursday night, with some 180,000 passing directly over the city. Local birding organizations encouraged us to shut off our lights to keep from disrupting the birds’ migration and to keep cats indoors. I left my windows open to see […]Read more “September 6, 2020”

August 2, 2020

Dear Friends, Each week, I receive an email from the webpage Journey with Jesus (www.journeywithjesus.net), a webzine which features essays on the week’s lectionary readings, poetry, and blog posts on our variety of topics. This past week’s poem continues to capture my heart and imagination. Voices From Lemnos by Seamus Heaney (b. 1939) History says, […]Read more “August 2, 2020”