Rhythm

Dear Friends, I am going to ask you a question and I predict that your internal answer is either going to be, “What!? Who does that!?” or, “Well, Yeah, who doesn’t?”….or maybe somewhere in between in this range: “…Yes. Yes I do. But it never occurred to me that other...

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Walk in Love

Dear Friends, Our news headlines were full of violent shootings this past weekend, as well as the week before…and before that. And while our country fights about things like immigration restrictions, the shooters are more often than not young white men of US citizenship. What is it that Jesus said...

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A New Season

Dear friends,   As we turn the calendar page to August, we begin to see the end of summer. Before we know it, autumn will arrive in all her glory!  Fall in New England is something special, and then winter brings its own beauty; a stillness, before the green shoots...

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Seen and Unseen

Dear Beloved Community,   There are angels among you.    Seen and unseen.   Sitting in the next pew (that they sanded so we wouldn’t get splinters), or putting food on platters in the kitchen while we sing the final hymn.  She is watering the planters at our doors with...

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Watering Our Souls

Dear friends, This week landscapers planted bushes around the cottage rectory. The greenery adds to the beauty of this wonderful, historic house. Dead bushes by the River St. parking lot were also replaced, and all the plants were fertilized and mulched. It is a hopeful process to plant things, particularly...

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