Love Notes by Rev. Kelly Dignan

Love Notes: “Resisting What We Need”

A friend of mine has a four-year-old who loves to play in the snow, but when it is time to get ready to go outside, he resists putting on gloves. The snow suit, boots, and hat are just fine, but he doesn’t like those gloves. Without fail, he plays for a few minutes, begins to … Continued

Love Notes: “Expectation in the Holiday Season”

What does it mean to be a people of expectation? That is what we’ll explore together this month. The definition of expectation is: a belief that something will happen or is likely to happen; a feeling or belief about how successful, good, etc., someone or something will be. Synonyms are: anticipation, assumption, hope, probability, belief … Continued

Love Notes: “Choosing Our Ancestors”

Thanks to Rev. Scott Tayler for inspiring this reflection. Ancestry is our theme this month, and together we will explore what it means to be a people of ancestry. American writer, Ralph Ellison, says, “Some people are your relatives but others are your ancestors, and you choose the ones you want to have as ancestors. … Continued