Into the Mystic: From My Front Porch

Listen to the podcast Read the transcript I have seen the sun set, the moon rise, and the rainbow shine…. From my front porch. I have greeted stranger and friend, waved at the passersby and received their warm smile and hello… From my front porch. I have smelt the freshly cut grass, petrichor from the


Signature UCC Volunteer Ministry Reopens

“Right now, there are openings in refugee resettlement and disaster recovery and at Back Bay Mission.” Partners in Service, a signature United Church of Christ volunteer ministry, is reopening with COVID safety protocols. The ministry has been nearly dormant since March 2020 due to the COVID pandemic. judy and Doug Moore served as Partners in


Blame and Responsibility – United Church of Christ

Managing Editor, The Pilgrim Press and Faith-Forming Publications The LORD said to Moses, “Let me alone, so that my wrath may burn hot against them and I may consume them.” (Exodus 32:10, NRSV) I wonder, sometimes, why God does not. Consume us, that is. Burn against us. Unleash holy rage. Surely we are no less stiff-necked