Showing posts from March, 2016

"Joy to Grief" MCC Windsor, March 20, 2016, Palm Sunday

Readings Contemporary Words: “Even now, I wonder: if I meet God, will God take and hold my bare hand, and focus God’s eye on my palm…? … It is I who misunderstood... God, I am sorry I ran from you. I am still running, running from that knowledge, that eye, that love from which there is no refuge. For you meant only love, and love, and I felt only fear, and pain. So once in Israel love came to us incarnate, stood in the doorway between two worlds, and we were all afraid.”  --- Annie Dillard’s essay “God In the Doorway,” in the book Teaching a Stone to Talk. 

Ancient Words Psalm 118:1-2, 19-29  Give thanks to God, who is good;     God’s love endures forever. Let Israel say: God’s love endures forever.” Open for me the gates of the righteous;     I will enter and give thanks to the Holy One.  This is the gate of our God     through which the righteous may enter. I will give you thanks, for you answered me;     you have become my salvation. The stone the builders rejected     has become the cornerstone; t…

"Dare to Dream" March 13, 2016, MCC Windsor

"Beginning Again" MCC Windsor, March 6, 2016