Month: January 2017

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Pastor’s Wednesday Message

from Pastor Brian
Well, the time has come to say good-bye.  These are my last seven days at Shepherd.  Although I’ve been looking forward to this ending, I feel some sadness now that it’s here.  I’ve grown to know and…

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Pastor’s Wednesday Message

The Great Thaw is finally here.  At last, life is back on track.  What a strange January this has been!  Seems like we’ve been trapped for a couple weeks in a weird fantasy world ruled by snow and ice.  I’m…

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Congregational Annual Meeting Notice

Annual Budget Meeting
Sunday, January 29
following 10:00 a.m. service and reception

Friends,
As I mentioned in an earlier email, we will be having a reception to celebrate Pastor Brian's time with us and to wish him Goodspeed on Sunday,…

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Pastor’s Wednesday Message

What a weekend we had!  Not the way I’d planned to celebrate Epiphany!  Rarely is Sunday worship cancelled but this time it was the right call.  I don’t know how it was where you live but at my place on…

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Services Cancelled

Hi Everyone,
All weather forecasts seem to agree that we are in for some bad weather for the next day or two.  Therefore, we are going to go ahead and heed the warnings and cancel services for tomorrow. 
Please stay…

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Pastor’s Wednesday Message

This clear, cold weather has an upside: light!  I’m used to clouds and rain at this time of year.  But now, brilliant afternoon sunshine lights up my kitchen; the bamboo and incense cedar in the backyard radiate clarity I’m not…