Monthly Archive: March 2017

Mar 23 2017

What God Joins Together

“So they are no longer two, but one flesh. What God has joined together, let no one separate.” –Matthew 19:6 The familiar words “What God has joined together” are often invoked at weddings. What do they mean? In a covenant relationship, freedom is essential. Freedom is indispensable to the truth of love. Partners in a …

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Mar 09 2017

Vocation and Vitality

"The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world's deep hunger meet." --Frederick Buechner

Carol Howard Merritt has asked the leaders of our church to ponder this statement about God’s call in our lives. It is part of our “homework” before our next conference with Carol, and it is fertile territory for reflection and inspiration. “Where is that intersection for St. Andrew’s Church?”, Carol also asks. That is a …

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