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Uncertainty and the Next Right Thing

Uncertainty and the Next Right Thing

Listen on YouTube>> Recently, at our house, Alexa has been fairly overrun by the Frozen 2 soundtrack. It can be pretty annoying and repetitive, but there are a few joys as well. One of the songs has been resonating with me in these uncertain and unprecedented...
Practicing Our Faith

Practicing Our Faith

Many years ago, the congregation I served lost a 13-year-old boy to suicide. It was a devastating loss. We quickly assembled a community gathering to talk with kids and parents about suicide, funerals and grief. Most of his friends had never attended a funeral and had...
Love for Neighbor

Love for Neighbor

Beloved siblings in Christ,   Please be aware that we are cancelling worship this Sunday, March 15 and all Trinity programming for the week of March 16.   The decision to close is not made in fear or alarm but in an abundance of caution and love for neighbor. While we...
My Neighbor 2020

My Neighbor 2020

Hopeful Ones, What a privilege it has been for us to learn new ways to be neighbor right in the heart of Stillwater. Under the leadership of John Hodler, Jeff Anderson and Roger Funk, over 100 volunteers showed up to receive training and participate in creating a...
PLAY (and photos!) for Lent

PLAY (and photos!) for Lent

PHOTO A DAY FOR LENTFor a cool way to connect to Lent (you or your family), take a picture a day using the word that’s given. Where did you see God?  What do you see? What shimmers around you? A couple weeks back, we went to visit and celebrate birthdays for my...

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