Posts from December 2023

Posts from December 2023

DECEMBER 20, 2023

Dear Friends, This is the last e-newsletter you’ll get from me in 2023.  Next week, like many of you, I’ll be enjoying some family time. Of course this weekend, our focus will be on the birth of Jesus as we gather for worship Sunday morning and Sunday evening.  But with 2024 now just 11 days away, I want to take this opportunity to turn your attention to the new year and any resolutions you might be considering. For a decade now, I’ve had the…

DECEMBER 13, 2023

Dear Friends, Just a few months ago, on a warm July evening, Mary Ann and I stood looking out from the rim of Bryce Canyon in Utah, taking in the vista, seeing the amazing rock formations known as hoodoos.    It was mid afternoon on a Tuesday when we arrived in Bryce City.  We checked into our hotel room, unpacked our car and headed into the National Park to get our first look at the amazing geological spires the fill the canyon…