Dreams, Visions and Stories

Readings included: “The Moment of Magic” by Victoria Safford Excerpts from “The Norwegian Secret To Enjoying a Long Winter” by Laura Vanderkam The Winter of Listening by David Whyte (abbreviated) Sermon There are literally thousands of myths and stories that explain the changes in seasons.  Many involve temperamental and powerful women, such as the Greco-Roman…

Don’t Let the Light Go Out

Reading: “Chanukkah” by Lynn Ungar Come down from the hills. Declare the fighting done. Be bold-declare victory, even when the temple is wrecked and the tyrants have not retreated, only coiled back like a snake prepared to strike again. Come down. Try to remember a life gentled by daily acts of domestic faith-the pot set to…