Fisherman Newsletter

LENT IS A TIME TO CLEAR OUT THE CLUTTER

March 2019

Many church traditions observe Lent by a period of deprivation and contemplation which is thought to lead to a deeper relationship to God. Indeed, our spiritual mothers and fathers had traditions and regulations which were probably helpful to early Christians and there are ways we can benefit from setting aside time to consider the connection…

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THE FUTURE OF THE CHURCH

February 2019

Wesley Granberg-Michaelson, General Secretary Emeritus of the Reformed Church in America, has written a thoughtful book called Future Faith. In it, he explores ten ways our United States congregations are challenged to change at this watershed moment in Christian history. These challenges are invitations to look at American churches and to be inspired with hope…

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NEW YEAR’S REFLECTION

January 2019

The Rose Some say love, it is a river, that drowns a tender reed Some say love, it is a razor, that leaves your soul to bleed Some say love, it is a hunger, an endless aching need I say love, it is a flower, and you it’s only seed. It’s the heart afraid of…

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