I Remember

By Rev. Ruth D. Fitzgerald  •  June 20, 2024

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Pay Attention

By Kim Moeller  •  February 15, 2024

Red and yellow and pink and green, purple and orange and blue. I can sing a rainbow, sing a rainbow, sing a rainbow too. Listen with your eyes. Listen with your ears...

What Color is Your Community?

By Rev. John Gantt  •  February 08, 2024

The theme for this series of blogs is “color.” I choose white!

The Eyes of Love

By Lisa B. Thomas  •  February 01, 2024

I have blue eyes and, with a little help from my hairdresser, blond hair. My husband John has brown eyes and a little bit of grayish brown hair on the sides. Like many..

What’s Your Favorite Color?

By Rev. Ruth D. Fitzgerald  •  January 25, 2024

The view from my window for about the past week has been white—snow-covered. I guess, really, it’s been grey; grey skies, grey light, grey trees. Grey. But, this storm..

Pink Means Transformation

By Rev. Dr. Bobbie McKay  •  January 18, 2024

I had never planned on going into the ministry when I graduated from college in 1953. As a matter of fact, I didn’t have much of a plan for my future at all. In those..

Our Colorful Lives

By Rev. Beth Long-Higgins, VP of Engagement and director of the Ruth Frost Parker Center for Abundant Aging  •  January 11, 2024

It is amazing how much we relate and respond to, interact with and use colors. Long ago I heard about research that showed that churches with blue carpet gave more money..

Star Words

By Reverend Jessica Tinkham  •  January 04, 2024

Clergy life in December feels like one of those Facebook memes that say “if you know, you know.” First there is the obvious additional pressure of leading worship during..

Watch Out

By Rev. John Gantt  •  December 28, 2023

At eleven-thirty p.m. on New Year’s Eve, Dad began to prepare. He helps Mom to gently ease off the pretty Wittnauer wristwatch he gave her for their anniversary. He..

A Christmas that Only God Could Plan!

By Rev. Dr. Bobbie McKay  •  December 21, 2023

I was standing on the deck of the USS Winston - one of the Navy’s finest cargo carriers getting underway at the San Diego Naval Station in June of 1953.