December 2020

The Lord Is with You

4th Sunday of Advent, December 20, 2020- 2nd Samuel 7:1-11, 16; Luke 1:26-38- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - “Greetings, O favored one!” said the angel Gabriel, “The Lord is with you. But we are told that Mary was much confused and even frightened by this sudden intrusion and announcement of the angel. I… Continue reading The Lord Is with You

May 2020

Your Link in the Cycle and Web of Creation

Pentecost, May 31, 2020- John 17:1-11, Acts 2:1-21- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - A retired friend called me not long ago and said, “I’m about to take a sabbatical away from my daily routine. Even in retirement,” he said, “though I’m doing things I prefer than when working nine to five, I still… Continue reading Your Link in the Cycle and Web of Creation

March 2020

Being Born Again

2nd Sunday of Lent, March 8, 2020- John 3:1-17- The Reverend Dr. Arnold Isidore Thomas - Many of you know that my spiritual journey began very early when even as an elementary school child I questioned my dad, a very conservative Baptist minister, about the meaning of scripture passages. And this inquiry became more probing… Continue reading Being Born Again