Surely Joy Is In This Place, Help Us Notice!

Originally posted on My Window on God's World:
The title of my reflection is an adaptation of the theme of General Council this summer, which was “Surely God is In This Place, Help Me Notice!” But since we are focusing on joy this week, I changed it… I also changed the ‘Help Me Notice’…

Thursday Thoughts – December 6, 2018

This Sunday is the second Sunday of Advent and we are focusing on Joy! Did you know that it’s the 200th anniversary of Silent Night? We are focusing our advent worship around the theme of Calm and Bright and to tie in with the first verse of the hymn, this week we will light the…

And Joseph Said Yes!

Originally posted on My Window on God's World:
Last week we heard about Mary and her encounter with the angel Gabriel, and her saying yes to God. This week we hear about Joseph having a similar experience and saying yes to God. When have you said yes to God? Some people, no matter what…

Midweek Message – December 7, 2017

Scripture Reading – Matthew 1: 18-25 & Isaiah 9: 6-7 Reflection Title – And Joseph Said Yes! • Last week Mary said yes, this week Joseph does. • When do we say yes? Can We Talk Report –  Find it here. Nativity Scenes! Some of you sent me pictures of your nativity scenes last year…