With Humility

“He has shown you, O mortal, what is good.     And what does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy     and to walk humbly with your God.” -Micah 6:8 (NIV)   There have been many rumblings in our world as of late.  The COVID-19 virus and the...

Five Ways to Respond to Tuesday’s Verdict

Dear Emmaus, Tuesday’s guilty verdict against Dereck Chauvin is an historic moment in our state and in our nation.  Last May we witnessed the death of George Floyd.  We have spoken the names of black men and women who have lost their lives at police hands.  We...

Daunte Wright

Dear brothers and sisters, I learned of Daunte Wright’s death late Monday morning.  As details emerge, Daunte’s death becomes more and more heart-breaking to me.  Like many others, I have been processing this news with friends and family over the past couple of days. ...

Knitting with Love: Prayer Shawls

Knitting a Prayer Shawlwritten by Valerie Bollingerpostscipt written by Susan Quinnell, Pastor of Congregational CareLast March (2020) when Covid-19 started infiltrating our world and we began to isolate ourselves, I decided it might be a good time to start knitting a...