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The Global Music Award winning pianist and composer Casey Crosby is playing his own compositions on October 19th 2019 at 7 30 pm at First Presbyterian Church of Cazenovia, NY. Between New Age, Rural Folk Piano, Jazz, Blues Gospel and Classical Music, Casey developed his own style, difficult to describe […]

Casey Crosby – Solo Piano Concert




Lots of churches, these days like to put a message or pithy saying on the sign out front to catch the eye of people passing by. You know the kind:             Like the sign in front of a Baptist church on a midsummer day in Wichita, Kansas that said: “You […]

Sermon: Sign of the Times


A number of years ago, late one Saturday morning, I received a phone from one of the parishioners of the church I was serving in Cleveland, Ohio. It was Karen, a young mother of four small children, and she was just beside herself. She told me that her youngest child, […]

Sermon: In The Shepherds Fold


The Gospel of John is a bit quirky; it doesn’t just end once. It has two endings. The first ending is chapter 20 – which we read last week – with the final scene describing a resurrected Jesus appearing to Thomas and company in a locked room. The story then […]

Sermon: P. S. I Love You



Easter is over. The banners have been taken down. The lilies have all been distributed and the crowds have all gone home. So, now what? The month of May falls into that `in-between’ time that resides in the hyphenated space between Jesus’ resurrection and his ascension. In our Christian tradition, […]

Pastor’s Journal – May


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A little boy went to Sunday school on a day when his class was studying Moses. After church, as they were riding home in the car, his father quizzed his son about what he learned that morning in Sunday school.             “We learned all about Moses,” said the little guy, […]

Sermon: The Need to Believe


I just read an interesting story this past week. Let me share it with you and then tell me if you think it could be true or not.             It reportedly happened on an Easter morning in a church out in East Texas. The call to worship had just been […]

Sermon: Easter Rising



Your Fellowship Committee hopes that every family will participate and be represented in the new church membership photo directory.  The first step is to sign up for a photo sitting, all of which will take place at the Church on either Monday, April 29 or Tuesday, April 30 between 2:00pm […]

New Church Photo Directory