The Unconventional Challenge

Matthew 17:1-13  17 Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. 2 And he was transfigured (or transformed) before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes as dazzling light. 3 Suddenly there appeared to

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Insight from the Journey

April 30, 2017 – Rev. Tammy Stampfli, DMin Luke 24:13-35 About five years ago when it was released, I read Cheryl Strayed’s book Wild. The book was incredibly compelling, I could hardly put it down. It opens with her hiking boot going over the edge of a cliff. My heart

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Fear of Life?

March 27, 2016 – Easter The United Churches John 20: 1-18 Empty tombs are unusual in the Bible. You see there are a lot of people who are raised from the dead, but it happens right before your eyes, so there are no empty tombs with missing bodies. In 1

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“Reckoning Points”

  Rev. Jill Komura Epiphany Sunday, Year C Prayer: Gracious God, illuminate our reading of your gospel today, and keep your beacon star leading us on the path you call us to follow, day by day, seeking you and living into your kingdom. Amen. When I was growing up, I

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