“Special Delivery” by Rev. Daniel Pryfogle

Dear Church, Mary Bouldin sits in the church office on Wednesdays and puts Sunday’s worship bulletin and announcements in envelopes for mailing to members who can’t make it to the service due to illness, mobility or other issues. This seems like a good place to start a reflection on the...

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“Following Wisdom” by Rev. Daniel Pryfogle

Dear Church: I was unsettled by a recent article by a Catholic priest about the sexual abuse that is rocking the church. He wrote of understanding both “the church’s troubled history and its divine mission” and spoke of holding these “two realities in ongoing tension.” His conclusion, paraphrasing someone else,...

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“In Our Times” by Rev. Stephanie Cooper

Yesterday, like many of you, I was engrossed with the Kavanaugh hearings. Throughout much of the day, I had the hearings on as I drove around from meeting to meeting and on my computer as I sent emails and worked on budget requests. The decisions made by the Senate will...

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“A Positive Regard” by Rev. Daniel Pryfogle

Greetings, Church! Have you been to the new downtown library? I have asked this question of just about everyone I meet. I cannot get over how marvelous it is. The six-story building has spectacular views of the downtown and lake, a rooftop garden, and a restaurant called Cookbook with a...

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