Browsing the July 2017 archive of Pastor's Reflections

The Call of God

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/27/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

We have all heard, and perhaps used, some form of the adage, "God will never give you a cross too heavy to carry." When we use it we usually use it in the context of something negative that has happened. We assure a ... Read More »

Stewards of Creation

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/24/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

At the beginning of the Book of Genesis, God entrusts all of creation to our care. We became not only part of Creation, but its stewards. It seems all my life people have argued over the environment. Whether it was the true effects ... Read More »

Freedoms & Rights

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 7/06/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Happy Independence month, regardless of whenever or however you celebrate your independence, it is important to recognize the freedoms we have and the responsibilities that come with them. Some people see it as a freedom to do whatever they want to do, but ... Read More »