Our Good Shepherds

Today, our readings evoke the beautiful imagery of the Good Shepherd, both through our Call to Worship which echoes the language of Psalm 23 and from our reading in the passage from 1 John.

Earth Day Service

Focus: “You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference and you have to decide what kind of a difference you want to make.”

Laity Sunday

Focus: Sue Maccalous, Poem by Mary Oliver Threshold Moment: Heather Davis, “Acknowledging and Honoring our own Sensitive Selves”.

Homebound 2020

Enjoy our Homebound 2020 video, courtesy of Nancy Bernier.

What Is Your Resurrection Story?

Happy Easter to each of you this morning.  We have come together to celebrate the joy of Easter, the resurrection of Jesus Christ, our belief that new life indeed may break forth and give us hope and the promise of better days ahead.  It has been a wonderful start to spring here in Maine, a […]

Easter Service

L: Out of the earth Rises light, Rises life, Rises spring. All: May we join with the iracle that is springtime and enter into life with lightness and joy.

What Is Your Resurrection Story?

Happy Easter to each of you this morning.  We have come together to celebrate the joy of Easter, the resurrection of Jesus Christ, our belief that new life indeed may break forth and give us hope and the promise of better days ahead.  It has been a wonderful start to spring here in Maine, a […]

Maundy Thursday

L: Come and remember the love of Jesus, gathered at table with his friends. All: We come to receive from Christ the bread of life, the cup of blessing;

Restoration – Fifth Sunday in Lent

Focus:  Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.     – John Muir Threshold Moment:  A Time for Centering Welcome:  The demands of following Jesus are great. He shows us that sometimes we must make extraordinary efforts to move in a […]

Creativity and Healing – Fourth Sunday in Lent

Focus:  A single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born.”   ― Antoine de Saint-Exupery Threshold Moment:  (Video) Welcome:  Prolonged times of difficulty can impede our ability to stay creative. The picture of our lives is dulled and hope for a brighter future can fade. We need […]