The Fable of the Trees

Judges 9:1-21August 29, 2021Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott The Bible is a book for all ages.  For the tender young ears of our littlest ones there is the story of Noah with his floating zoo or the story of Jonah swallowed by a whale like Pinocchio.  For the graying seniors, there are the psalms of … More The Fable of the Trees

The Oaks of Mamre

Genesis 18:1-15Isaiah 61:1-3  August 15, 2021      Union University ChurchReverend Laurie DeMott The story of Abraham and Sarah’s visitation by angels begins with this sentence:  “God appeared to Abraham at the oaks of Mamre.”  God appeared at the oaks of Mamre; not God appeared at the crabapples of Mamre; or God appeared at the buckthorns of Mamre or … More The Oaks of Mamre