Blessed is the one

Connecting with Scripture

Read through this scripture  for Palm Sunday and then ponder the questions that help us connect with it.  "The Blessed One"  a poem from Jan Richardson, is typed out here for  further reflection; followed by a... Read More

Tombstone cookies

Empty Tombstone Cookies

This is a simple recipe to enjoy with young and old alike. (To be made the evening before Easter)Preheat oven to 300.  (Very important!)  1 cup whole pecans     1 tsp vinegar     3 egg whitespinch salt 1 cup... Read More

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Custom of Giving Easter Eggs

The custom of giving eggs at Easter celebrates new life. Christians remember that Jesus, after dying on the cross, rose from the dead. This miracle showed that life could win over death. For Christians the egg is a... Read More

Palm cross

Palm Crosses

Download the attached PDF for illustrated instructions on How To Make Palm Crosses Read More


St. Patrick's Breastplate

"Saint Patrick's Breastplate" is a hymn whose original old Irish lyrics were traditionally attributed to Saint Patrick and his Irish ministry in the 5th century. It is written in the style of a druidic... Read More

Hot cross buns

Hot Cross Buns

Many stories highlight the origin of the hot cross bun. A commonly held belief is that a 14th-century Anglican monk placed the sign of the cross on the buns to honour Good Friday, known at that time as the Day of... Read More