Feeling the Kick

“In those days…” A Sermon From The Rev Linda Mackie Griggs for the Fourth Sunday in Advent 20 December 2015  Luke was a master storyteller. The simplest phrase can draw the reader into a state of pondering. “In those days…” In those days of Roman occupation. In those days of oppression and heavy taxation under … More Feeling the Kick

The Answer my friend is blow’n in the wind

Sunday, December 13th is the Third Sunday in the season of Advent, a season of hope-filled preparation. Hope is a tricky thing because it is so often confused with optimism. Optimism is a positive outlook on life that flows from an experience of things going well. It’s opposite is pessimism, a despondent outlook on life flowing … More The Answer my friend is blow’n in the wind