Author: Carrie Krause

Faith Development Updates (8.23.21)

 Please note that the following schedule is subject to change based on COVID stages in our community and our staged gathering plan.

Outdoor faith development classes begin on October 3 following our outdoor worship service, and I need your help. PreK (ages 3&up) will gather … read more.

Faith Development 8.16 to 8.22.21

Outdoor faith development classes begin on October 3 at 10:30 AM, and I need your help. Consider volunteering to lead elementary, middle or high school classes. Prior to the start of class, I invite families to spend time socializing after our worship services on … read more.

Did You Just Touch Me?

I don’t know about you, but I’ve forgotten how to be together with more than one or two other people. I imagine many of our children have as well. I’ve had extended family over (post-vaccine) and really enjoyed it, and also worried the entire time … read more.

Faith Development 8.2 to 8.8.21

My Wish List

Here is what I find myself wishing/hoping this week:
-We are actually able to be together on September 5
-We each stay healthy and safe until everyone is vaccinated
-Vaccine is available for younger children sooner than later
-Patience from the congregation as we ramp back … read more.

Faith Development 7.26 to 8.1.21

School is just around the corner and we still don’t know how the Delta variant will impact us going into fall, especially since our younger children (under 12) aren’t vaccinated. I know it is difficult for parents to even envision what things will look … read more.

Faith Development 7.19 to 7.25.21

I can’t wait to get back together and we will have many opportunities for all ages to create art together this fall. As you begin to shop for school supplies, consider picking up an extra pack of markers or colored pencils for our RE … read more.

Faith Development 7.5 to 7.11.21

July 11, 4:30 – 7:00 pm, BYO Picnic and Games. Live Oak Grounds

I hope you will consider joining me for the picnic and games on Sunday, 7/11. If it is raining, the event will be postponed! Bring your own food and beverages and any games … read more.

By the Water I Feel Whole

Okay, true talk. I cried when we crossed the bridge onto Mount Desert Island and I saw the water. Yes, I cried right then and several times during our brief time in Maine, including as we left. A couple of weeks ago Rev Jo asked … read more.