The Rev. Joel C. Gregory returned to the theme of synchronicity in his final sermon as Week One chaplain at
“I take a risk and ride the cable car from the valley floor in Albuquerque to the top of Sandia Mountain,”
“Is there any North Star toward which your life navigates? For Paul the Apostle it was the words ‘For to
“I am an itinerant preacher, and I arrived early on Sunday at a church,” said the Rev. Joel C. Gregory at
As long as God has disclosed God’s self, God’s oldest name has been refuge,” said the Rev. Joel C. Gregory
Photographs by BRIA GRANVILLE | Staff Photographer On a cold, rainy morning, the sound of the Chautauqua congregation singing “Holy
The Voice. The Last Great Elizabethan Orator. A man whose life in three acts resembles those of Joseph and Job.
“When Nelson Mandela walked out of prison after 27 years, he knew that he had to leave the bitterness behind or he would still be in prison,” said the Rev. Cynthia Hale. “The Father of the Nation [of South Africa] had to resist the urge of revenge. He needed to provide an example of forgiveness.”
“If we are honest, we have spent the better part of our lives trying to get the approval of others. No matter what stage of life or station in life, it is what we long for,” said the Rev. Cynthia Hale. She preached at the 9:15 a.m. Thursday worship service. Her sermon title was “How to Win God’s Approval” and the scripture text was Hebrews 11:1-6.
“Sometimes preachers like to talk to a specific group of people and invite the rest of you to listen in. I am going to preach to the golden girls and guys today,” said the Rev. Cynthia Hale at the morning worship service Wednesday.