Summer 2020 at the Chapel, by Ben Robertson

Chapel Friends, “Summertime, and the living is… frustrating.” Traditionally, as we move from Spring into Summer, the rhythms of life change: school is out, schedules relax, the kids go to camp, and folks travel to the beach, the lake, or the mountains.  Summer at the Chapel is different too: the pace in the office slows […]

Repent, by Bill Buhner

All shall turn from their evil ways and from the violence that is in their hands. Who knows? God may relent and change his mind; he may turn from his fierce anger, so that we do not perish.” When God saw what they did, how they turned from their evil ways, God changed his mind […]

Know to Whom You Pray, by Allan Cooper

I mentioned last year about how important Father Buddy Hinton (known and loved by several Chapel members) was to me and to my older sister, Carol, during her precious weeks in a hospice. I once asked Father Buddy about my prayers for Carol, “I just don’t know what to say to God, Father Buddy. I’ve […]

You Shall be Holy, by Ben Robertson

Speak to all the congregation of the people of Israel and say to them: You shall be holy, for I the Lord your God am holy. –Leviticus 19:2 Lent is a complex season. On Ash Wednesday, the liturgy reminds us of the custom of the Church to prepare for the days of the Lord’s passion […]

Prayer for the Needy, by Searcy Fox

Throughout many times in my life, I have cried out to God to hear me and answer me. Not until later in life, did I realize that even though God does not respond in the exact way I asked or when I ask but he did respond in his timing. I have come to recently […]