After cancelling our worship service, religious education classes, and social hour on Sunday, March 15, 2020, I arrived at our church about 9:55 a.m.  I wanted to be there in case some had not gotten word of the cancellation that went out by email on Friday morning.  I was also meeting with John Cline, who very graciously volunteered to come into the church to make an audio recording of me delivering the readings and sermon to an empty sanctuary. When I arrived that Sunday morning, there was no one else there.  I was relieved because that meant that almost everyone had received our emailed notice of the cancellation.  But I was also sad to walk into an empty church.  It did not feel good. ...

Terry Sims



With so much going on around us, I hardly know where to begin. On the positive side, we just completed our annual auction with a Trip to the Ball Park  planned and implemented in stellar fashion by Janet Jeffrey and Mary Beth Chrest. A delightful evening was had by all and we even raised an estimated $8,000. (final figures are not in yet) I can’t name all those involved; however, I offer my sincere thanks for the work and support that went into making this a success. In addition we have a Social Justice Committee, Co-chaired by Tom Reemtsma and Maggie Mahan,  that is actively involving us in the  outside community by supporting the Homeless Youth Connection as well as joining with other...

Sherry Robinson