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Sunday, January 21, 10:30 A.M.
Legacy Sunday
Rev. Michael Brown
As part of our 175th anniversary celebration, today we will honor those who have been members of our church for 35 years or more. They are quite a group. Please come and meet these pillars of the church and appreciate their contriutions to our community. I hope those of you who have joined more recently will find this an opportunity to know your church home with more depth.

Sunday, January 14, 10:30 A.M.
Beloved Conversations
Rev. Kierstin Homblette Allen
Rev. Rhonda Brown (from Florida) will also participate in this service. They are both facilitators for the Beloved Conversations retreat Friday and Saturday prior to the service. Rev. Homblette wrote, “When I have preached before on a Sunday following a BC retreat, I’ve talked generally about the work of racial justice and against white supremacy and how our religious communities are suited to do that work together.” We look forward to having them as part of our worship.

Sunday, January 7, 10:30 A.M.
A Reason to Hope
Rev. Lynnda White
We have come out of a year that has held more than its share of difficulties. We dream of change in ourselves and in the wider community. What makes us hopeful that we will embrace a new year with renewed energy and a reason to hope?

Sunday, December 31, 10:30 A.M.
The Gift of a Year
Rev. Michael Brown
What shall we do with the gift of a year, the most precious of holiday gifts? We may have personal goals that call to us, perhaps things that we have wanted to do for many years. At the same time trends in our broader world also challenge us to be healers of unhealthy patterns that seem to be all around us. What shall we do with this year? What is the best use of our time?

Sunday, December 3, 10:30 A.M.
Creativity as a Source of Meaning
Rev. Michael Brown
Where does creativity come from and what role does it play in our search for meaning? In a season full of elves, angels, guiding stars, magic candle oil and a flying saint who gives gifts to children we decorate our houses inside and out. What is all this creative display about and why do we do it every year? What does it mean to us?

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