June 18 Sermon by Rev. Dr. Galen Schwarz

June 18 Sermon by Rev. Dr. Galen Schwarz

A Good Example 1 Thessalonians 2:1-17 Sunday, June 18, 2017, 2017 Rev. Dr. Galen Schwarz   Do you remember some of those workshops you might have gone to back in the days of your youth? That may be easier for some of us than for others.  But they often started off...
postcards from sabbatical – week #2

postcards from sabbatical – week #2

Dear Faith Friends, We have seen so many ancient ruins of history and pre-history.  Delphi, Corinth, Epidaurus, and Mycenae in the first six days in Greece! Delphi, as the center of Hellenistic worship, amazes with its sense of sacred place. Mycenae is overwhelmingly...
postcards from sabbatical – week 1

postcards from sabbatical – week 1

Dear Faith Friends, At some point I thought I would be well-prepared for this sabbatical time.  The unexpected surgery my husband had at the beginning of May was the largest change in plans.  Then the two weeks before our departure for Greece all of my technology went...
June 11 Sermon: What You Already Know

June 11 Sermon: What You Already Know

About a month ago, one of the tragedies of life that could only have happened in this decade struck me.  While on vacation I made the mistake of a lifetime.  It was to say yes to one of those time share people.  In many ways it was far worse.  It was a beautiful...
Sermon:  An Adult in Faith

Sermon: An Adult in Faith

An Adult in Faith Galatians 4:1-7 Sunday, June 2, 2017 At what point to you think you became an adult?  I suppose that varies to a certain extent from generation to generation, for that answer may be somewhat contextual.  We first start thinking about that when the...