Star of Wonder, Guide Us to Thy Perfect Light

December 24, 2016 — Nancy Bancroft Scripture Reading: Luke2:1-20   As I thought back to Christmases gone by I remembered that one of my favorite gifts was an Alice in Wonderland watch that came in a glass tea cup. Many of my friends that year got a Cinderella watch that came in a glass slipper, but […]

Christmas Eve – 2014

Reflection by Rev. Jan Hryniewicz Text: Luke 2: 1 – 20 Emmanuel means “God with us”. Here, where myth and history intersect, God stands in our midst and we are none of us too poor, too broken, too sinful, too rejected by the world to know God’s glory. In the very depth of our humanity […]

Feeling the Glow

December 21, 2014 – Rev. Jan Hryniewicz Text: Isaiah 9: 2 – 7 & John 1: 1 – 5 & 14 Snoopy of Charlie Brown comic strip fame is typing a novel. He begins his story, “It was a dark and stormy night …” Snoopy always starts his stories in this manner. Lucy looks at […]