Pastor’s Weekly Message: 05.22.14

Grace Waves

Friends:

Everything is worthwhile —if the soul is not small. I am the size of what I see—not my height’s size. —Fernando Pessoa

Welcome Layla Grace Rodrigues born today at 8:43 am!  Carrie and Layla are doing great!  Jon too!

Happy 120th Birthday to Ceil McCloy and Dave Dobson.  What a remarkable accomplishment!  And what great people of commitment and celebration!

Summer Solstice Party:  Steel Drums and Midsommer Island Dreams—with a Real BBQ!  June 21 at 7:00 pm.  Relax, feast and welcome summer!

What an array of concerts we  enjoyed this past weekend:

The Sycamore Strings Academy—under the direction of Goran Berg.  (35 violinists ages 5 – 18 playing “Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star”)

“Spring Sing!”  The John Muir (Hospital) Chorus with our own Rev. Dwane Michael!

Upcoming:

  • Jazz Church West—Clairdee, Ken French and Dmtri Methany:   “Sing Out!” (Our Jazz Theme Song) will be sung with the Pacific Choir and Coelis Ensemble—June 1 at 5 pm.
  • The Mozart ‘Coronation Mass’ with The Pacific Choir and Coelis Ensemble – Saturday June 14 at 7:00 pm.  25 Free Tickets given to Peace Members!
  • Aloha kākou!  Kaleo is having an Art Exhibit of his paintings, masks, drawings along with Elise’s poetry in Bortin Hall at the Mt. Diablo Unitarian Church, 55 Eckley Lane in Walnut Creek.  If you have questions email them at:  lotus@kaleoching.com.

Keep in your prayers:  Jeanie, recovering from knee surgery; Gen, recovering from a broken hip; Greg, from elbow surgery; Jon and Carrie and Layla.

The Potluck to celebrate Brock and his Parents is this Friday evening at 5:30 pm.  15 – 20 people have signed up.  Drop in to congratulate Brock who graduates this Saturday and meet and congratulate his parents!

I am nothing.

I shall never be anything.

I cannot even wish to be anything.

Apart from this, I have within me all the dreams of the world. —Fernando Pessoa

Easter Blessings, Pr. Steve