Topic: Holiday Celebration

The Joy of Protest – Text


What the heck is going on here? Why are we sitting at tables? Why are there pencils and markers and sheets of poster board? And what’s with all the color?

Today is a day of pulling some threads together – threads that seem unrelated. Yes, … read more.

The New Year

Bring a favorite reading, poem or song to share, and join us in remembering the year that has past and sharing our dreams for the year ahead.


The Mitten Tree – Homily Text


“The Mitten Tree” by Candace Christiansen



In our story, it was a small kindness that made a huge difference. And that seems strange – counterintuitive, in fact.

There’s so much big stuff we’re facing – the world seems to have lost its collective mind and there was … read more.

The Days of Awe

Jews around the world celebrate the time between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur as “The Days of Awe” – a time of forgiveness, reconciliation, and preparation for the new year. Together, we will celebrate our own version of this special time in a multigenerational service … read more.

In Memory – Sermon Text


One of my co-ministers at the Church of the Larger Fellowship, Bob LaVallee, is a veteran who served in Afghanistan and is now a candidate for ministry. As we met this week to finalize the elements of CLF’s service for Memorial Day, he told us … read more.