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Sermon: Bonfire Kindling

Scripture: Matthew 21:23-32 It’s the third of July. Bonfires blaze around Conesus Lake as everyone celebrates the holiday. Fireworks boom in the sky, their light crackling into cascading chandeliers. As I stand on the dock, water laps beneath me. A bonfire on the other side of lake catches my eye as it does every year. […]
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Sermon: Mercy Collectors

Readings: Poem written by Hafiz The small man Builds cages for everyone He knows. While the sage, Who has to duck his head When the moon is low, Keeps dropping keys all night long For the Beautiful Rowdy Prisoners.   Matthew 18: 21 – 35 Peter came up and asked Jesus, “When a sibling wrongs […]
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Sermon: Loving the Mystery of Crayon Melts

 Scripture: Matthew 16:13-20   I have been thinking about how to describe the pandemic. If the pandemic had a color, what color would it be?   “Crayon melt color,” my friend, Carolyn Frantz, replied thoughtfully. She and I had just finished discussing what a weird time quarantine is. It’s a time when you can glimpse […]
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Antiracist Resources

Dear ones, I pray these days for the Spirit to fill us all with a holy curiosity. How can we know God and others, and how can we love God and others, if we are not curious? I pray that the winds of the Spirit may blow open the doors of our minds to an […]
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Worship Online

Mid-Day Prayer: On Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, we offer mid-day prayer via Zoom.  It will last from 12 – 12:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited. Email or text our pastor, Pastor Joy Perkett, at revjperkett@gmail.com or 860-581-0493 for the Zoom access information.  You can use computer or phone to call in. Worship: On Sundays at 10 […]
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Noontime Prayer: Mon – Thurs

On Monday through Thursday, we are offering mid-day prayer via Zoom. It will last from 12 – 12:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited. Please contact Pastor Joy Perkett at Revjperkett@gmail.com for the access information.