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Tombaugh Gallery

Masks, Maidens, and More An exhibition of art gourds opens at the Tombaugh Gallery on Sunday, December 3. The Tombaugh Gallery, presents Masks, Maidens and More, a multi-artist show, highlighting the work of four highly skilled New Mexico gourd artists:  Joanna Bradley, Sylvia Hendrickson, Karen Phillips, and Kathe Stark. The exhibit opens on Sunday, December 3 with an artist … Continued

Board of Trustees

Infinite Possibilities Board Report Oh We Give Thanks Once again, the Stewardship and Finance Committees, Staff, and Board of Trustees finalized a balanced budget. We squeezed a little there to add a little here – just like always. We weren’t able to include all the “dream items” in the final document – sigh…… However, I’m … Continued

Religious Education

Expanding Love, Building Identity, Exploring Beliefs Vision creates something out of nothing. Carey Nieuwhof Dear Friends, So often our vision of the winter holidays disconnects itself from the reality of it all.  What is your vision this winter?  How do we communicate this with our families, both chosen and not?  Maybe this year, revisit some … Continued

Music and Choir

MUSIC NOTES MUSIC NOTES, by Catherine Massey As we begin to move into the season of winter observances, and with Christmas music playing on the radio and in Starbucks everywhere (way too soon), there is still time to pause and be filled with gratitude.  In fact it may be one of the best ways of turning … Continued

The Minister

For the Time Being — Notes from the Developmental Minister I’m writing on Thanksgiving Day from San Antonio, TX.  Chuck and I are visiting his grandson Geoff, whom the Air Force recently transferred back to the States from the UK, along with Becky, his bride of one year.  Geoff’s mother Mary is here too. Much … Continued