The Easter Garden

After Jesus had been crucified and dead for two days, his friends visited his grave to find it empty. But what does this mean nearly 2,000 years later? Our pastor and Biblical scholar, the Rev. Gretchen Elmendorf, offers some clues.

The Lazarus Story

Pastor Gretchen Elmendorf reflects on the very real phenomenon of a broken heart as it pertains to the story of Jesus, before he was crucified, being heartbroken over the death of his good friend Lazarus.

Giving Up? Or Giving More?

What does Lent really mean? For many it means giving up something you like to eat or like to do to remember the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. It can be that, yes, but it can also be so much more.