Seeking to walk in the Way of Jesus, we are an Open and Affirming church, faithfully using what we have and who we are to serve those on the margins of our community. No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here!
My grandmother, Dorris, stood about five-foot nothing and weighed 98 pounds in her navy blue Northern Isles sweater. She was a Colby College graduate, class of 1932, locally known as "the old campus," and what she called, "on the other side of the tracks." She had seen a lot. After a brief stint teaching Latin and French, she took to working for the State of Maine as a Social Worker for Child Protective Services. In my teens, I would get off the bus near her house, and we
A phase in one of the Avett Brothers' songs says: "Dumbed down and numbed by time and age." I'm feeling that this week, looking back three years at what I wrote for you. I like this piece, but for it to mean much, you should first read the texts for this Sunday here. At the time, I called this, "I Don't Think That Word Means What You Think It Means," but now I'm heading more in the direction of "Snakes on a Pole." Drive safe in the storm, all. See you Sunday! Snakes on a