Singing in Paris

This summer, members of our Sanctuary Choir (along with families and friends) will be traveling to Paris, France July 2 - 9.  The group will participate in the Paris Choral Festival, hosted by Music Celebrations International, commemorating...

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Fear(less)

A few days ago a group of our students returned from Passportmissions Camp in Boston. This year’s theme was “Fearless” and it reminded me of a quote from one of my favorite movie series. “Fear is the path to the dark...

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We Lift Each Other Up

Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor.  For if they fall, one will lift up the other; but woe to one who is alone and falls and does not have another to help.    Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 The author of...

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Singing Together

It is truly a joy to sing together!  As we worship, it is my hope that our congregational singing will encourage, inspire and move us closer to God!  John Bell, author of The Singing Thing, elaborates on what we do when we sing...

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Worshiping in Song

As a congregation, we’ve spent the last few months discussing how to best worship together at Providence. During these worship forums, we shared ideas with one another around the table, talking about what worship means for us and what...

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Three Gifts for Graduates

Spring is here! The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and you’re probably sneezing constantly... But, it’s also time to start thinking about our graduating seniors and how we can support them in the coming transition...

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Requiem for the Living

Having experienced the triumphant joy and looming sadness of Palm Sunday morning, we find ourselves facing grief head-on and grappling with the sorrow that is common to all human existence.  We long for rest and peace, but we become...

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Journey Through the Wild

There was a popular book called “The Things They Carried” about a bunch of soldiers in Vietnam and what they carried. Bibles, letters, snacks, things that might come in handy. Things that reminded them that they were loved. Things...

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