Making Room for the Sacred

By Rev. Kenneth Daniel  •  August 06, 2020

One of my high school teachers loved to quote Henry David Thoreau, the great 19th century sage who spent two years on Walden Pond. My teacher’s favorite quote was:

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Making Room for the Sacred

By Rev. Kenneth Daniel  •  August 06, 2020

One of my high school teachers loved to quote Henry David Thoreau, the great 19th century sage who spent two years on Walden Pond. My teacher’s favorite quote was:

Recognizing Grace

By Guest Blogger  •  August 04, 2020

Today's blog post is written by guest blogger, Rev. Nayiri Karjian, General Minister, Living Water Association, Ohio NorthEast UCC. It was originally featured in Living..

Making Room for Grief

By Rev. Beth Long-Higgins  •  July 30, 2020

2020 marks the first time in over 49 years that our family has not gathered on the shores of Lake Erie in New York State. My father began directing a family camp at..

Making Room for Singing

By Rev. Beth Long-Higgins  •  July 23, 2020

My home congregation has been experimenting with how to provide worship virtually these past months within the confines of the pandemic. We are a small church with..

Making Room for Celebrating Older Adults

By Rev. Rebecca S. King  •  July 17, 2020

Older Adults Are Amazing People I am going to let you in on a secret that I have known since I was a child: older adults are amazing people! When I was younger, I..

Making Room For...

By Rev. Ruth Fitzgerald  •  July 09, 2020

Memories Forty-five years ago today, I was standing at Lands’ End in England with a group of young people and adults from my Methodist Church. We were on the Methodist..

Remembering Rev. Dr. Ralph Quellhorst

By Guest Blogger  •  July 07, 2020

This special post was written by Rev. Erin Proie, the chaplain at Chapel Hill Community. ************************************ During COVID-19, while experiencing the..

Making Room for Wonder

By Rev. Catherine Lawrence  •  July 02, 2020

Embracing Quietness We are immersed in an orchestra of sound. Residents at Parkvue Community announce they keep their televisions on for company. Various TV stations..

Making Room for Time

By Rev. Beth Rodenhouse  •  June 25, 2020

Making room for time? I know — I can hear what you are thinking. For some of us, all we’ve had is time on our hands. We’ve been sheltering at home, many of us out of..