Pastor’s Message: Sept. 10, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Sept. 10, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE REV. J.C. AUSTIN: Discerning a Call As you know – and hopefully are planning to be a part of – we are installing Lindsey Alvater Clifton as our Associate Pastor for Formation and Justice this Sunday at 3 p.m. in the Sanctuary! While I’m...
Pastor’s Message: Sept. 3, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Sept. 3, 2021

 MESSAGE FROM THE REV. J.C. AUSTIN: Transforming our Congregation This week is the last week of our Summer Sermon Series, “A Good Word.” It has been a joy to walk through these weeks with you, taking up the words that you yourselves suggested at the beginning of the...
Pastor’s Message: Aug. 27, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Aug. 27, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE REV. J.C. AUSTIN: WEEPING AND REJOICING One of my favorite verses in Scripture comes from Paul’s letter to the Romans. It comes in a whole series of instructions Paul is giving to the church in Rome about how they should live out their faith, based...
Pastor’s Message: Aug. 20, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Aug. 20, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE REV. LINDSEY ALTVATER CLIFTON: New Beginnings Ahead Greetings, friends! In just four Sundays, on September 12, we’ll be kicking off our program year with the return of Faith Formation (what we have long called Sunday School) for our children, youth,...
Pastor’s Message: Aug. 20, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Aug. 13, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE REV. LINDSEY ALTVATER CLIFTON:May Pride bring you joy and connection Greetings, friends! This weekend, our congregation will resume its tradition of celebrating Lehigh Valley Pride with a booth at the LGBTQ+ festival sponsored by the...
Pastor’s Message: Aug. 6, 2021

Pastor’s Message: Aug. 6, 2021

A MESSAGE FROM THE REV. J.C. AUSTIN: A TREASURED MENTOR AND FRIENDThis has been a hard week for so many of us with the death of our beloved Pastor Emeritus, The Rev. Keith Brown. For decades, Keith was the pastor of this congregation and was renowned for the strength...