Rainouts

By the time you read this article, the World Series will nearly be in full swing (forgive the Patrick-like pun), the deepest schism in Westminster (not Republicans vs. Democrats, but Cubs fans vs. Nats fans) will have been resolved at least for this season, and we will all know whether the raging controversies of the day on which I write …

Upcoming Special Worship Services

We join with Trinity United Methodist Church, Agudas Achim Congregation, and St. Clements Episcopal Church for a festive community service in the Westminster sanctuary. The Westminster Choir and Westminster Ringers will make musical offerings at this service. Brass and string quartets will join our choirs of adults, youth, children and bells to tell again the story of the prophets of …

A Time for Rest and Renewal

I am deeply grateful to Westminster and the PC(USA) for carving out time for sabbatical for pastors. I am looking forward to this dedicated time to rest, reflect, and renew. My sabbatical begins October 24, and I will return January 23—ready to engage with what is next for the church! (I chose these dates based on a desire to stay …