Caring for Our Mental Health This Winter

Caring for Our Mental Health This Winter

Winter is coming, and it’s hitting harder this year. If you are feeling more anxious, unsettled, frustrated or just plain exhausted this season, you’re in good company. Maybe—like me—you feel like you haven’t gotten a good night’s sleep since February. Maybe your...
Finding Stillness

Finding Stillness

I find it on the labyrinth—that round stone paver pathway beside our Columbarium and Remembrance Garden on the church grounds. When the world around me and the world within me just won’t quiet down, that’s where I go to find it. As I start walking that maze inward, I...
Sign Up Now: Grief Support Group Led by Kendra

Sign Up Now: Grief Support Group Led by Kendra

SIX MONDAYS, October 5-November 9, 4–5 PM, VIA ZOOM It’s always hard to lose a loved one, but with the restrictive reality of the COVID-19 pandemic, this year has been an extraordinarily hard time to say our good-byes. From restrictions on hospital and nursing home...
Grief Support Group 2020 to Meet via Zoom

Grief Support Group 2020 to Meet via Zoom

EACH MONDAY, OCTOBER 5 THROUGH NOVEMBER 9, 4-5PM It’s always hard to lose a loved one, but with the restrictive reality of the COVID pandemic, this year has been an extraordinarily hard time to say our good-byes. From restrictions on hospital and nursing home visits...
COVID-19 Survival Kits

COVID-19 Survival Kits

The pandemic has presented us with quite the challenge in Pastoral Care. Our work is all about bringing people together for the help, healing and encouragement that can only come from interpersonal human contact. Companionship! COVID-19 has been a very real nemesis...
Pastoral Care in a Covid-19 World

Pastoral Care in a Covid-19 World

A late night comedian, describing what it’s like to do a TV show from his bedroom while his toddlers were wrecking the house, said, “This is a sub-optimal time to be a human being.” We need the jokes! I’m typing this while sitting alone in a very empty church...

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