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Christian Hope

Dear Saints of God at Ebenezer, This message for our December and January newsletter I am writing on a cold, wet and thoroughly disagreeable November 14th. But I am warmed and encouraged by the memory of...


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Christmas at Ebenezer

Advent Season Schedule 2018

O, come let us adore Him! You are invited to join us as we celebrate the Advent season. Saturday, December 1 Patrons and Friends of the Arts at Ebenezer presents “An Acapella Christmas” by...


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Getting to Know Ebenezer

Getting to Know Ebenezer

Dear People of God at Ebenezer, By the time this blog is published we will have completed nine of our ten cottage meetings designed to draw all of us into conversations about dreams, visions and...


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New Beginnings

New Beginnings

Dear Saints of God at Ebenezer, My family will attest that I have said this at the beginning of every family vacation since our sons were born – the best part of any journey is the beginning!...


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And Time Moves On

Among the important items on my bookshelf at Ebenezer, in addition to nine Bibles, is this resource: Temporary Shepherds: A Congregational Handbook for Interim Ministry. The author re–tells his experience on a 30–mile hike in the Green Mountains of Vermont....


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And I Will Pray

Dear Ebenezer family: When you receive this, I’ll be very close to being retired. As I enter this next phase of my life, I am deeply grateful for so many things, not the least of which is...


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Family Promise

I thought you’d like to see my report to the council at their March meeting. Family Promise director, the Rev. Karen Newsome, presented a temple talk during worship on Sunday, March 4, and our Ebenezer team offered...


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God's Valentine to Us

God’s Valentine to Us

As I write this, I have a cross of ashes on my forehead from our 7:45 AM Ash Wednesday service. On my way to my computer my wife wished me a “Happy Valentine’s Day.”...


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