Monthly Archives: June 2018


CHORALES: A PREMIERE EVENT @ 1st Presbyterian Church, 27 Albany St, Cazenovia, NY — Benjamin J. Lake Memorial Concert in conjunction with Cazenovia Counterpoint This is a FREE event! The program features the world premiere of “Chorale”, a commissioned work by Cornell composer Kevin Ernste paying tribute to the late […]

Ben Lake Memorial Concert


A Vermont farmer was sitting on the porch with his wife. As he sat there, he started realizing just how much she meant to him. And it was about time—they had been married for forty-two years; and she had been such a huge help to him, a tireless worker, and […]

Sermon: Created to Praise


In the first congregation I served, in Cleveland, there were these two extremely elderly gentlemen – both widowers – who would always sit together in worship on Sunday morning. I remember distinctly, in the middle pew section, just about six rows back from the chancel/pulpit. And I can see their […]

Sermon: RESTORING SABBATH