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A note from Pastor Don… TRYING TO BELIEVE… In considering reasons to believe, everyone is unique, and the choice we make to embrace faith in God, or go it alone, is inherently personal. For some, the capacity to believe in a Creator they have never seen comes from deep within…a compelling sense that there must…

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A note from Pastor Don… Syria or Sussex…. A life of sorts continues in Syria, in spite of the bombs and the bullets. This is remarkable to me. It is certainly not normal living, but they claim that people discover a “normalcy” in the very face of war itself. People prepare meals, purchase groceries, wash…

Family Matters @ SWC

A note from Pastor Don…      Don Henley of “The Eagles” fame wrote in his famous love song, “Heart of the Matter”… “All the things I thought I figured out, I have to learn again. I’ve been trying to get down to the heart of the matter.” When questioned as to the things that are…

Have You Ever Felt Excluded

A NOTE FROM PASTOR DON: Have you ever felt excluded? A news story this week told of an airline passenger who refused to give up his over booked seat and was forcibly removed by airport security; all the while screaming and fighting as other passengers caught it on cell phone video. I remember attending a concert…

Exciting Things…

A NOTE FROM PASTOR DON: I met recently with some local pastors at the “one and only”, Taste and See restaurant in Sussex, (one of Sussex, NB’s secret weapons – #delish). We represented very different congregations and age differences, upwards of thirty years. One had just accepted his first pastoral assignment and another had just submitted his retirement letter. Most of us…