Browsing the September 2017 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Yes, Father! Here I am, send me

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/28/17

Dear Sisters  & Brothers in Christ,

I want to thank everyone who worked hard to make our S.M.U.S. a success, especially our kitchen crew. Please pray for Deborah and those helping her as they attempt to clean up our data system and make it more useful for us. As ... Read More »

Sign Me Up Sunday

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/22/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Well today, as you know, is Sign Me Up Sunday (S.M.U.S.)! The idea is not to make this the only time to sign up for ministries, but rather, a day to recommit to our call to serve our local community.

This year we ... Read More »

SMUS

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/16/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

I want to once again thank everyone who had a hand in putting together our Gala Celebration. It exceeded even my expectations and was truly a wonderful event. I know the Jubilee Commission, and especially the Gala sub-committee, worked very long hours in ... Read More »

DACA

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 9/07/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Whether people are for or against immigrants, it drives me crazy when people try to reduce it to a legal question, "They should have come in 'legally.'" The problem with such statements is that probably 99% of the people who make them have ... Read More »