Love your Neighbor by Pattie Hill

“Help, Thanks, and Wow”; the title of a favorite book by a beloved spiritual writer, Anne Lamott comes to mind as I begin this story, and I find myself thinking of all that has transpired during the past twelve months, both the bad and the good. I ponder the sickness and death, the divisions and […]

An Important Notice from Ben and the Vestry regarding the Annual Meeting

Good Monday / Snowday Chapel Friends. I hope you built a snowman and / or sat by a warm fire on this wintery day. I must inform you of a decision the Vestry and I made regarding our Annual Meeting.   Traditionally the Chapel would gather for an Annual Meeting in late January – it […]

A Christmas Message from Ben+

Chapel friends, Since so many of us could not gather on Christmas Eve (or had to endure my Children’s Message), here is a version of my homily from the 4p service.  I wish you and yours a very happy Christmas, and a safe and healthy 2021.  May God bless us and keep us, now and always. For […]

Gifts & Llamas

My closet is full of boxes. Target boxes. Amazon boxes. Boxes from who knows where. Some are gifts I bought for my children. Some are gifts other people bought for my children. And (shhh!), there are a couple things in there for Ellen. I saw a great meme on social media the other day. It […]

The One who Waits

An Advent reflection by Eric Eaton