How We Talk About God

Greetings, Friends! Life has certainly changed for all of us during this time of pandemic. I can’t speak for all of you but I know that, for me, the in-my-face—awareness of my lack of control over my life and my future has been a wake-up call. Before this, I certainly would have acknowledged that I … Continue reading How We Talk About God

Our Holy Waters

Greetings, Friends – As responsible citizens of this earth, we need to keep our oceans clean. Plant life that grows in the ocean, known as plankton, provides over fifty percent of all the air we breathe on land. One billion people, around the world, depend on the ocean for their source of protein. The ocean … Continue reading Our Holy Waters

The Doctrine of Discovery

Greetings, Friends! I don’t know if many of you know that I moved to Michigan in 2002 from Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts, where I had lived with my family since 1991. As I’m sure you know, the Vineyard is a beautiful island with some very distinct communities. One area of Oak Bluffs originated as a Methodist … Continue reading The Doctrine of Discovery

Fair Systems of Government

Greetings, friends! With all the discussion surrounding COVID-19 and its effects on the health and well-being of ALL God’s children, I hope the importance of Michigan’s primary last Tuesday didn’t escape you and you made the effort to get out to the polls and VOTE.  (Washing your hands thoroughly as soon as you were able, … Continue reading Fair Systems of Government