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...
Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

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...
Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

May!

Siblings in Christ,  I got up this morning for my walk and encountered sun, blue skies, no wind for the first time in too long. We saw cedar waxwings, a hawk trying to move an osprey away from her nest, a cardinal nearly glowing in the sunrise at the very top of a...
Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

Rushing water, rushing lives?

Our backyard seems to be atilt. The snow melt runs northward, keeping the sidewalk slick with water during the day, ice if it freezes over night. Walking in from my car this weekend, I heard rushing water and traced it to the garage roof, snow melt making its way to...
Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

Full to the Brim!

Full to the Brim. Four words we wouldn’t normally connect with the discipline and practices of Lent. Beginning with Ash Wednesday (this year on March 2), Lent is a holy, liturgical season of preparation for the coming of Holy Week. Traditionally a time of fasting and...
Invitation to Create Your Own Sabbatical Experience

Trinity Announces New Director of Worship & Music

Friends in Christ,   Over the past months, we have experienced significant changes in our worship team as Phil Kadidlo transitioned from Director of Worship and Music (Contemporary) to AV Director, and Carol Carver announced that she would retire this spring as...