Summer of Winter

” During Winter it is Summer underneath the surface of the earth. And it is this Summer under the surface of the earth in the Winter time that makes the roots of the plants to thrive.”   Alicia Hamberg In our journal we are asked to consider what happens in winter. Are you taking time…

Be Grateful In All things

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday because it reminds me to practice gratitude. For many people Thanksgiving is a special time with family and friends, sharing favorite foods and enjoying each other’s company. I know that for many people football is part of the tradition. I For some families it is an afternoon of playing cards…

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This Sunday we will be celebrating the ordination of three of our ministers — Rev. Karyn Allen, Rev. Bruce Fredenburg and Rev. Pattie Mercado. Ordination is my favorite celebration. It signifies so much. In the Centers for Spiritual Living ordination handbook, it is written :  ” A Rite of Passage: In some denominations, ordination is…