Moved by a pulpit in sea air and ancient stone

Moved by a pulpit in sea air and ancient stone

Hello, friends! Again, many thanks for the gift of sabbatical. It was just what the Spirit ordered for rest and renewal. And no small amount of fun and adventure to boot. I look forward to sharing pictures and stories and hearing from those of you who explored...
This is the Way and Love Wins: Creeds for our time

This is the Way and Love Wins: Creeds for our time

I really love sci-fi series. I’m particularly partial to Star Trek and Star Wars, but open to others too. Some of the dystopian stuff feels a little too real right now. But summer feels like a great time to catch up on some of these strange fan favorites.  I’m also...
Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

GUEST BLOGGER Land Acknowledgement By Marilee Poe Tangen, Racial Justice Ministry Team Member You may have noticed the short land acknowledgement now found in our worship bulletin: We are on Dakota and Anishinaabe (Ojibwe) land. We give thanks for their presence here...
This is the Way and Love Wins: Creeds for our time

Leadership Lab — Who’s Up Next?

The church is a great laboratory for seeing and cultivating diverse forms of leadership. Our ancestors in the faith understood that life holds a variety of callings to serve and lead with our gifts.  This “multi-stationed” vocation invites us to reflect on how God is...
Moved by a pulpit in sea air and ancient stone

Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

Friends, The main component of my sabbatical is to spend time with my primary relationships exploring what feeds them spiritually.  Ted is most fed by the wilderness. I will go with him on my first trip to the BWCA! Eliot is our mystic. We will explore Scotland with...