November 1, 2016
From the Pastor’s Desk GRATITUDE I keep a quart-size Mason jar on my bedroom dresser. Every night, before I go to bed, I stand in front of the jar and I pray. I pick up a glass bead from a bowl, decide on one or more people or things or feelings from the day for […]
August 14, 2016
Click here to read the Chimes SUMMER 2016 From the Pastor’s Desk A New Thing Isaiah 43:15-21 (NRSV): I am the Lord, your Holy One, the Creator of Israel, your King. Thus says the Lord, who makes a way in the sea, a path in the mighty waters, who brings out chariot and horse, army and […]
July 5, 2016
I am filled with joy on the occasion of my appointment to serve as the United Methodist pastor in the village of Red Hook. The Holy Spirit is restlessly leading us forward; where will this faith journey take us? Prayerfully, and resting on the sure foundation of being cradled by God’s grace, we will discover the Way together. I am eager to build relationships with the community as we seek to respond to the call of Jesus upon our lives.