Christmas as a Way to Remember

Christmas as a Way to Remember

When I was a child and had to memorize something, my mother would always be willing to give me some hints on how to remember it. If it was a phone number, she would look for relationships between the numbers and tell me something like, “Do you see this two and six... Read more
Thanks Be to God!

Thanks Be to God!

At the November 19 Presbytery Meeting at Schoharie United Presbyterian Church, Kate Kotfila and I were given a matching task—not the same task but matching in the way that two pieces of a jigsaw puzzle fit together as a part of a greater whole. Our two pieces were... Read more
Dew on a Dry Land

Dew on a Dry Land

Psalm 133, 1 Corinthians 12:12-27 During a Tuesday evening in July, I was at a Presbytery meeting (one of the Summer Conversations sponsored by the Staffing Process Advisory Tem (SPAT), meeting at Stillwater United). Now you might think that would be a guarantee of a... Read more