Our Daily Bread

Matthew 6:7-13; Philippians 4:10-14April 25, 2021Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott Spring is finally arriving here in western NY and the birds are returning to my property.  Although I put out seed all winter, I’ve had to increase my offerings in order to accommodate the additional traffic.  Over the winter, I hosted chickadees, nuthatches, and red … More Our Daily Bread

One Word Essay

Matthew 20:1-15   April 18, 2021Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott Before I begin my sermon, we are going to have a pop quiz!  Pop quiz — those dreaded words.  I can hear the moans already, but pop quizzes keep you mentally agile so get out some paper and a pencil.  I will not be collecting your quiz … More One Word Essay

That’s What Easter is All About, Charlie Brown

1 Peter 1:3April 4, 2021Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott Toward the end of the TV special, “Charlie Brown’s Christmas,” Charlie Brown, frustrated by the commercialization of the holiday, shouts out in frustration, “Isn’t there anyone who knows what Christmas is all about?”  Linus says that he can answer that question and then, in the quiet … More That’s What Easter is All About, Charlie Brown