Category Archives: community

BEST thing I read this week had the word ‘listen’ in it 4 times

BIG week. Busy week. Noisy week. Sad week. Week of words hateful and horrible, but also things thoughtful, prayerful and powerful, life-giving. We are all in need of care and knowledge of what to do. The best, most helpful thing … Continue reading

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Clinical Trial Week #5 – World Keeps Spinning

Tiger lilies bloom. Isn’t it strange, how the world keeps on spinning, no matter what’s going on with us individually?  A SECOND COUSIN has turned up! The results of DNA tests matched us up several years ago, but the connection … Continue reading

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Quote of the Week

We held our first Spanish-language service last Sunday. Best line I heard all week: “Thank you for making a space for us.” I near cried.

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