Pastor’s Blog / Grace Waves Feb 14, 2020


“What does G_d want? Cease perverting justice and set the oppressed free. Then your light will blaze like the dawn and your wounds will be quickly healed.” Isaiah 58

Contribution Statements:  Will be available for pick up this Sunday, Feb 19th.  If you aren’t able to make it on Sunday statements will be in the mail on Tuesday.

Mardi Gras Party – Saturday, February 22 at 4:00 pm: 30 People have already signed up! Won’t you please join in this festive evening? Ken is cooking. Masks are optional but welcomed.



Prayers from the Early Communion Class Children:  Lord Jesus I pray for Dot, my fish who died / for those who need more friends and help and fun / for my grandma who is having trouble walking / for my friend who is sad.

Heart of the Matter Fundraising Concert – Sunday Feb 23, 5:00p.  Our hearts are broken! We face a humanitarian crisis: Children held in subhuman conditions, living in filth, devoid of comfort, longing to be reunited with their families. Featuring: Orpheus Community Drumming Ensemble—Bruce Silverman, Renee Benmeleh; Body Wisdom Improvisation—Cynthia Winton Henry; 
Jeanie Locklear & Robert Hamaker/ Gary Sponholtz / Amar & Sahib-Amar Khalsa; Interfaith Movement for Human Integrity.  Join us for the sake of the children ~ for the sake of our hearts and souls.

“Courage is the most important of all the virtues because without courage you can’t practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.” Maya Angelou




Compassionate Storytelling with Jim Brule  Saturday, Feb 29th, 9:00-4:00p




March 4 is the Deadline for ordering Water Canisters and fire extinguishers. The website is All orders need to be collected in Moraga on either March 13th or 14th which members of Peace will coordinate. From Disaster Preparedness Co-Chairs Philippa and Austin

Jazz Church West: Several members from Peace in the audience ascended to the heavens while listening to the Lorca Hart Trio on Sunday evening. They said they would be back but I am not quite sure when. Peace – it’s more than a place, it’s an experience!

Epiphany Light,
Pr. Steve