By Pastor Paula Burchill Christmas seems like it has long since come and gone, but every year I’m struck with how different families can be with gift giving, and I’m […]
By Pastor Paula Burchill One of my kids looked at his phone the other day and informed me that over 200 people were killed in a mosque in Egypt. […]
Do people understand why we do all the things we do? Do people make a connection between worship and their daily lives?
By Pastor Paula Burchill I have been feeling moved and led to add my two cents to the conversation around race in this country, but I have been putting it […]
Truthfully, I can’t believe that I’m compelled to write about this subject! It boggles my mind that there are Christian people, pastors, and celebrities like Kirk Cameron who are making […]
By Pastor Paula Burchill Don’t the days feel ripe this time of year? You can smell the ripe blackberries falling off the vine, summer feels fully ripe with warmth and […]
So when we push you to be in worship more often than you currently do, it is for no other reason than we want the best for you.
By Pastor Paula Burchill The time between Mother’s and Father’s Days, I always think a lot about my parents and how grateful for them I am. This year I read […]
By Pastor Paula Burchill Someone recently described to me a person who is an amazing receiver. The woman has been going through an exceedingly difficult time and lots of people […]
By Pastor Paula Burchill My in-laws go to a great ELCA church in the Phoenix area. There are a lot of gray hairs there. In fact, most everyone at the […]