Guest Blogger: Rev. Ruth Shannon   “Then [Saul] got up and was baptized, and after taking some food, he regained his strength.” – Acts 9:19 This is the story of Saul...

Guest Blogger: Vicki Becker God’s Love in Action In Lakeside, we can see God’s love in action everywhere we look. Nature’s beauty surrounds us and inspires us. Families come together to...

Guest Blogger: Rev. Rebecca Innerst WILDFLOWER The book, Wildflower: An Extraordinary Life and Untimely Death in Africa, is setting the tone for the week ahead with Bishop Peter Storey. Wildfloweris written...

Guest Blogger: the Rev. Gary Olin And he said to them, “Go into all the world and proclaim the good news to the whole creation.” NRSV “In Christ there is no...

Guest Blogger: Rev. Rebecca Innerst SHEEP & GOATS At the Passover meal, Jewish families around the world pour an extra drink or set an extra place at the table for the...

Guest Blogger: the Rev. Rebecca Innerst Oranges & Apples My grandfather had an unusual name. His name was Welcome, Welcome Knickel. He would always greet us at the door with a...

Guest Blogger: Dr. Thomas F. Jones Jr.   I grew up in a home with parents who modeled a spirit of gratitude and taught me that we should never take for...

Guest Blogger:  Rev. Rebecca Innerst Living Water Water is all around Lakeside.  One can find bubbling water in The Memorial Garden at Chautauqua Park, trickling water near the entrance of the...

Staff bloggers: The Rev. Dr. Ned Dewire & Gretchen Colon Shouting God Songs Sitting on the dock, facing East, watching the rays of sun shine across the beautiful Lake Erie water....

Staff bloggers: The Rev. Dr. Norman Dewire & Gretchen Colon A community is created by the people who gather, share, learn and grow. A community welcomes strangers for dinner, invites neighbors...