Entries by fhpcrichmond

Grateful for a Chance to Serve

Three weeks ago there was a marathon in and around the town. Some runners ran only a 1/2 marathon, but even THAT is 13.1 miles. A lot more running than I can do! I “high-fived” several finishers as I threaded my way down to That French Place for a croissant. Just as I crossed the […]

“Come, Blessed by my Father”

Rev. Katherine Todd Matthew 25:31-46 Mark 6:14-29 Matthew 25:31-46 “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate people one from another as a shepherd separates the sheep […]

Grateful for Beauty & People

I just walked to the end of my street trying to see my neighbor, Beverly, before she went back inside. Ahh, but our timing is always off. And then again, WOW.  At the end of my street the lake is bright aqua.  The wind is up. The waves have whitecaps.  I chatted with a lovely […]

“Expectant”

Rev. Katherine Todd Luke 12:35-40 Mark 6:1-13 Luke 12:35-40 “Be dressed for action and have your lamps lit; be like those who are waiting for their master to return from the wedding banquet, so that they may open the door for him as soon as he comes and knocks. Blessed are those slaves whom the master finds […]

The Gift of Parenthood

Never a day goes by that we don’t lift up in gratitude to God for the wonderful gift of our children… for they were truly a gift. After eight years of marriage and no pregnancies, despite fertility pills and surgery, we were devastated. We had our careers going, bought a house, and had a washer […]