May 6, 2018 - What’s for Dinner? - Greg Daly

May 6, 2018

Greg Daly joined us this week and, just three weeks before his ordination, shared some powerful refelction on what it means to be in/out; acceptable/unaccaptable.   Utilizing John 13:31-35 and Peter's Vision from Acts 11 (1-18) Greg challenged us to go beyond familiar and discover that all of God's creation is good. 

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April 29, 2018 - What to Do - Rev. Norm Seli

April 29, 2018

Rev. Norm Seli is fascinated by the story of Philip and the Ethiopian Eunuch (Acts 8:26-40) and wonders if this might be a story for us in 2018.  He also had an opinion on the best way to make popcorn. 

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April 22, 2018 - Hungry - Rev. Norm Seli

April 25, 2018

Rev. Norm Seli wonders about Peter's hypocrisy when he's lecturing the people in Jerusalem for betraying Jesus (Acts 3:12-19), but is more intriqued by Jesus' desire for breakfast when he first appears to the disciples after his resurrection (Luke 24: 36-48)

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April 8, 2018 - If I only knew then, what I know now - Rev. Norm Seli

April 8, 2018

On the Sunday after Easter, Rev. Seli engages with both of the "endings" in John's Gospel:  The appearance of Jesus to the disciples in the locked room (John 20) and the apparent "second ending" in which Jesus appears to Peter and the others while they are fishing in the early morning (John 21).  Norm wonders why the seond ending and what it might be offering us...

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March 18, 2018 - We Wish to See Jesus - Rev. Norm Seli

March 18, 2018

Rev. Norm Seli starts in John's Gospel with a simple request of two Greeks, "Sir, we wish to see Jesus" and wonders if we, too wish to see Jesus and if it is possible to see Jesus; to see God in the world today.  He wonders about Jeremiah's promise that God's Covenant would be written on our hearts and what that might have to do with seeing Jesus; seeing God. 

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March 11, 2018 - Snakes and Grace - Rev. Norm Seli

March 11, 2018

Rev. Norm Seli  wonders about the peculiar story of Moses and The Snake on Stick from Numbers 21:4-9 and what it could have meant back then and what it might mean now... Along the way he rubs up against Paul's letter to the Ephesians (2:1-10), Psalm 107 and John 3:14-21 and wonders about Grace. 

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March 4, 2018 - Law and Order - Rev. Norm Seli

March 4, 2018

Rev. Norm Seli engages with the story of Jesus cleansing the Temple (John 2:13-22) and wonders why Jesus was so angry?  He reflects on the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17) and wonders if maybe Jesus was concerned about the Spirit of the Law getting last in the Letter...  If we believe that Faith and "The Law" are meant to bring us to God and not shame us, then how might we understand these passages in 2018? 

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February 25, 2018 - Faith - Rev. Norm Seli

February 25, 2018

Starting with Pual's letter to the Hebrews, Rev. Norm Seli wonders about the meaning and nature of "Faith".  This recording includes the scriptures, as Rev. Seli looks at some of the "Foot notes" to Paul's letter and some of the people known for their faith.   Wondering what Faith might be?  See if you agree with Norm...

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February 18, 2018 - Wilderness - Rev. Norm Seli

February 18, 2018

On this first Sunday of Lent, Rev. Seli engages with the story of Jesus' baptism as told in Mark's Gospel (Mark 1:9-15) and wonders why Jesus had to be driven into the wilderness.  He also re-imagines the Noah and the Flood story from Genesis and finds hope and strength as we brave the wilderness(es) of 2018. 

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February 11, 2018 - In a New Light - Rev. Anne Dionisio

February 12, 2018

Rev. Anne Dionisio engages with the story of the Transfiguration (Mark 9:2-9) and wonders about how we see Jesus and how we might see him in a new way. 

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