Pastor Vickers

December 20, 2015

Fourth Sunday of Advent

Waiting. When something in the future seemed too far off, we used to say that it was “coming as slow as Christmas,” remembering perhaps the days as little children when […]
December 13, 2015

Third Sunday of Advent

Have you ever had someone say something to you that was so surprising that you were rendered speechless? So surprising that you don’t know what to say or do? It […]
December 6, 2015

Second Sunday of Advent

It was right around this time of year in 1999 when I was 20, that I went to the little gathering at the Wesley foundation, the Methodist student union, and […]
December 1, 2015

A (Beyond) Christmas Devotion

On the rest of the world’s calendar, Christmas is over. The presents have been opened. The wrappings and boxes have been disposed of. For the Church, however, Christmas day begins […]
November 28, 2015

Holy Time, Holy Spaces

After fleeing from the anger of Pharoh, Moses had found home and family and vocation in the wilderness of Midian. He was tending the flocks of his father-in-law when he […]