HIGHLANDS CHURCH BLOG

Reflection – April 21, 2019 Easter Sunday

At the entrance to Jerusalem’s Church of All Nations next to the Garden of Gethsemane, there is a sign warning every visitor: “No explanations inside the church.” Now, to be clear, this is not an anti-intellectual edict. No, this is … Continue reading

Good Friday, April 19, 2019

A reflection following our Good Friday Service today… Hello dear Highlands community, On this Good Friday, and as we move through Holy Saturday and in preparation for the great celebration of Easter Sunday, I wanted to reach out to you. … Continue reading

Reflection – April 7, 2019: Gifts of the Darkwood – The Gift of Temptation

  Our Lenten journey into the Dark Wood continues as we explore the temptation to follow the expected path rather than the right path, to value the safe choice rather than the one that leads to abundant life. The gift … Continue reading

Reflection – March 31, 2019: Gifts of the Darkwood – Getting Lost

  As we continue on our Lenten journey we pause over the common Dark Wood experience of being lost. Google Maps will not help you through Dark Wood experiences. And sometimes we are just lost, with no clear idea what … Continue reading

Reflection – March 24, 2019: Gifts of the Darkwood – Thunderstruck

Brian Swimme once said: “Four billion years ago the planet Earth was molten rock; now it sings opera!” That kind of observation leaves me speechless. To contemplate with our little bit of knowledge just how the creation has become and … Continue reading