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Post date: Mar 1st 2018

Spring jumps at us for too brief a moment in southern Louisiana. "Here am I.  Briefly," says spring. Poet e. e. cummings noticed the leafing greenly spirits of trees and so should we. Paying attention and staying awake are dual spiritual practices.

Post date: Feb 1st 2018

Dear Members and Friends of the Congregation,

    In this new-year I asked the members of the Board of Trustees to consider with me the nature of the number 40.

Post date: Jan 2nd 2018

Men and masculinity?  Blogger Brent Ladd wants men to talk to each other, change their ways, and challenge conquest culture.

Post date: Dec 3rd 2017

Feeling down and depressed? Let the church help.  Hah! Urban church legend says this blooper appeared in a church newsletter somewhere.  Of course, not everyone is laughing or joyful at this time of year.

Post date: Nov 1st 2017

Stewardship- We can tell that our members are being thoughtful about their pledges to the 2018 budget this year. Yes, we have miles to go before we have made our budget.

Post date: Oct 4th 2017

October is our Stewardship Month.  Our goal is to hear from every household to build the operating budget for 2018.

Post date: Sep 2nd 2017

    Floods.I am against them.  From childhood, I distinctly remember the passage in Genesis in which we are told that God was so moved by the destruction after the Great Flood that God decided never to subdue the earth with floods ever again, leading us to conclude we cannot blam

Post date: Aug 1st 2017

What's Going On? As certain as Marvin Gaye's 1971 hit is forever stuck in my head, I am likewise certain of the seriousness of the question when it is asked and answered in the context of the congregation.

Post date: Jul 1st 2017

Nathan Ryan is now on paternity leave for the month of July celebrating Lauren and Nathan's new arrival:  Theodore Norbert Ryan, born on Sunday, June 25. Ring the bells, s

Post date: May 31st 2017

Steve Crump, who is currently on educational/sabbatical leave and away from parish responsibilities, returns on July 1.  

He reports: