from jeannie's desk

Pastor's Blog

Click below to read weekly messages from Rev. Jeannie Himes, senior minister of St. Stephen's United Methodist church. 

  • knowledge is fluid

    March 23, 2023 - Many faithful church-goers believe that biblical interpretation and biblical scholarship is something that has been set, done a long time ago. So it can take people by surprise to heart that new things are found that change what we see the Bible to mean, even in our times.

  • stroll with your soul

    March 16, 2023 - Life is a constant traveling in the labyrinth, arriving and moving on, finding one's way to the center and then leaving it, having to turn but proceeding into the path ahead. - Gernot Candolini

  • time god gives us

    March 9, 2023 - From sunrise to sunset, let the Lord's name be praised! Psalm 113:3

    This weekend we will change the hour on our clocks. This has been going on for most of my life, and feels natural to me.

  • walk in peace

    March 2, 2023 - We are walking this year for Lent. The Road to Jerusalem is our theme, and we are also encouraging physical activity in our Walk to Jerusalem program.