Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Ivan Herman

by Presbyterian Foundation
1/26/2022

Love. Love without concern for yourself. Love, and claim no hometown privilege. Take pleasure when truth blossoms because it has been nurtured by love. When you love, you revealyour true self and the nature of God, for God first loved...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Dr. Kevin Park

by Presbyterian Foundation
1/20/2022

Remember that we are the body of Christ. Therefore, go and bring good news to the poor, proclaim release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, let the oppressed go free, and proclaim the year of the...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Adriene Thorne

by Presbyterian Foundation
1/13/2022

Martin Luther King, Jr. reminds us that, “Only in the darkness can you see the stars.” In the shadow of winter cold we are grateful for glimpses of starlight. In the season following Epiphany, we rejoice in light for our...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Larissa Kwong Abazia

by Presbyterian Foundation
1/6/2022

Water carves steep plateaus, covers landscapes in a thick blanket of snow, envelops branches in ice and frost, and bathes shores with lapping waves. It is this same element that claims you among generations of faithful people: the Israelites who...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Rebecca Mallozzi

by Presbyterian Foundation
12/29/2021

14And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father's only son, full of grace and truth. 15(John testified to him and cried out, "This was he of whom I...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Jeff Sockwell

by Presbyterian Foundation
12/21/2021

May the journey of these 12 days of Christmas be full of grace and hope, encircling us as we encounter the Incarnate One, shaping us as we gather round the child, bathing us in wonder and delight, connecting us to...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Amantha Barbee

by Presbyterian Foundation
12/16/2021

Planning for the future requires preparation. Preparation requires vision. Vision requires hope, peace, joy, and love. Advent requires expectant and divine guidance. Divine guidance requires a willing and wanting spirit. That willing spirit must be open to new birth by...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Dr. Lee Hinson-Hasty

by Presbyterian Foundation
12/9/2021

As we sing and pray, “O Come, O Come Emmanuel” may we not ask whether or not God is with us, Emmanuel. Instead, may we remember God is with us always and ask, are we with God? May our “we”...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Dr. Kevin Park

by Presbyterian Foundation
12/2/2021

In this 21st year of the 21st century, in the second year of the COVID pandemic, when leaders, rulers, and governments are in power, during times of confusion, uncertainty, and anxiety, the word of God comes to us with hope...

Blessing and Benediction from Rev. Adriene Thorne

by Presbyterian Foundation
11/23/2021

We know this to be true, Loving God: You speak to us and our spirits vibrate with your call. You breathe upon our lives and we breathe in your peace. You sing, and our feet pick up the tune. You...