Cook’s Corner April 1, 2017

During this Lenten season, I have experienced a great sense of gratitude. Gratitude is not always a word associated with Lent. And yet, here it is. I write on my clay pot with a sharpie and name those barriers I…
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Cook’s Corner March 1, 2017

It seems a bit odd to say, but I am very excited about our 2017 Lenten Journey with the theme of intersections. How many intersections do we encounter each day? Some of them are difficult moments, painful even, while others…
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Sermon from our Minister, Rev. Dottie Cook

Psalm 27 Matthew 4:12-23 “Here he comes” January 22, 2017   Just prior to where our story begins this day, Jesus has just been baptized by John, spent time in the wilderness facing temptations.  And now has received the news…
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February 2017

“This is the place of the soles of my feet, where I will reside among the people. . . “ These words come from the Hebrew Scriptures in the book of Ezekiel. Ezekiel was an interesting fellow who had some…
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January 2017

Before the calendar of a year is tossed aside or erased, I often find myself flipping through the pages, remembering. Oh yes, that did happen. And - oh - I had forgotten about….I looked through our congregation’s past year and…
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November 2016

A few months ago, I tacked a piece of paper on my wall that simply said “I chart”. This wasn’t an attempt to check the ability of eyes, but rather to check the activities of my thoughts and words. To…
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