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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Fourth of July Prayers

Dear friends, As we enjoy the summer holiday, may we hold in prayer all those who have given their lives to envision, create and defend this country. May the highest vision of who we are as Americans strive always to be aligned with who we are as God’s beloved children....

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We Are Trinity

“Since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast in our hope of sharing the glory of God. And not only that, but we also boast in...

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