The Planets in Their Courses

The Planets in Their Courses

  By Johanna Young, diaconal intern “At your command all things came to be: the vast expanse of interstellar space, galaxies suns, the planets in their courses, and this fragile earth, our island home. “ (from Eucharistic Prayer C, BCP) On the evening before the...

Greening of the Barn!

We enjoyed a lovely barn greening and Advent service on December 20th to welcome our brand new barn at Church of the Woods! Singing, standing by the wood stove (!), collecting firewood, drinking hot cider, decorating — a wonderful and warm welcoming indeed! ...
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Enjoy this beautiful holiday reflection about connection to place from Rev. Hannah Anderson. We hope you’ll join us for further holiday cheer at Church of the Woods this Sunday for our Greening of the Barn! Having grown up on a Pennsylvania farm and played...
Imaging & Reimagining Art Exhibit

Imaging & Reimagining Art Exhibit

This exhibition came on the heels of Chelsea’s six-week cross-country bicycle ride for her work as communications and outreach coordinator at Kairos Earth. During her trip, Chelsea considered the individual’s relationship to place by collecting interviews and...
Traditions of Transition

Traditions of Transition

Just in time for Halloween, we are pleased to feature this post from Johanna Young about some of our autumn rituals and transitions. Leaves have turned from green to caramel, butterscotch and rich cranberry. The forest floor is littered with an abundance of leaf,...

Storytelling Pt. II

Part II of II Chelsea wrote for Inhabiting the Anthropocene:   Last summer I rode 2,500 miles across the country, interviewing people about “the sacred” and our human connection to land and place. This is the second of two posts about my experiences–if you want...