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Puppy Chow

Do you have a favorite holiday snack? A treat that you look forward to making every year? When I was a young adult living in Los Angeles...

Spreading Cheer

by Diane Cretin With the holidays approaching, you may be excited or really struggling. Politics remain complicated, you might be...

Skimming Off My Foam and Gummy Making

by Diane Cretin Recently my 9 year old granddaughter Olivia asked my husband Lee if he would make gummies with her. He agreed, so they...

Advent Season Is Here!

It was wonderful to see so many of your faces as we lit our Advent Candles together on Zoom this past Sunday evening. We hope you will...

Advent Wreaths: A Cherished Tradition

by Allie Shoulders, Director of Adult Discipleship Advent Wreaths are not about rules or perfect design. They can be created and used by...

Gratitude and Manners

This month our elementary kids have been talking about Gratitude-Letting others know you see how they've helped you. You may remember...

We Can Still Give Thanks

by Diane Cretin This Thanksgiving may look very different for you. Many family and friends are not gathering because of the corona virus....

What Impressions Are You Leaving Behind?

by Diane Cretin I wanted to do some kind of science activity with Olivia this week. I decided on an easy yet fascinating activity where...

Five Minute Devotional: Giving Thanks

by Pastor Kent Today's devotion is a reflection on Paul's emphasis on giving thanks in one of his prison letters - that to the Church in...

Celebrate

Have you ever been so happy that you just couldn’t help but get up and dance? This month during our Sunday Zoom calls, our Elementary...

How Do You Interpret What You See?

by Diane Cretin When I was in Santa Cruz recently, I had the opportunity to drive around one day to get a feel for the area. I also went...

The Gratitude Challenge

By Darcy Fluitt When my son, Daniel, was in elementary school, our Ford Aerostar minivan often served as a taxi, delivering his friends...

First Kids Halloween Fun

As with all celebrations in 2020, Halloween had to be a little bit different this year for kids. Large gatherings and Trick or Treating...