New Beginnings: Call & Response

  The readings this morning are both about being called and responding. They are the perfect readings for a minister and congregation at the beginning of a relationship. Samuel, a young boy, serving the Eli in the temple, hears a voice calling him. He doesn’t recognize the voice as God’s… he thinks it is Eli calling him……

Friday Five – Back to School!

September always seems like the New Year to me. There is a sense of anticipation, of new beginnings, new possibilities…