Christmas Column 2020 – Eleanor

Dear Parishioners, Suzanne Simard, a professor at the University of British Columbia, has a thesis about forests. Where some see a group of independent, self-sufficient trees, Dr. Simard see a gathering of “connected, communicative and codependent” organisms that are perceptive and collaborative in their living.  Simard’s research, prompted by her deep interest as a child…

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Christmas Column 2020 – Beth

Dear Parishioners, This year it may be hard to feel the “Holly Jolly” of the Season but perhaps that isn’t a bad thing! Just maybe, this year we focus on the profoundness of the Season. The need for our collective faith; the wonderment of love that shares the burdens of this time, and how deeply…

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