Category Archives: Worship

Thanksgiving Blessings

It’s Thanksgiving–the time to take stock of all that we’re thankful for. At Patchwork, it feels like a good time to reflect on all we’ve done in the past year of service to our neighbors and our community. We are thankful for everyone … Continue reading

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A Decommissioning

August 1 & 2 saw a unique and wonderful gathering of people at Patchwork. Old friends who moved away nearly 25 years ago, toddlers getting their first introduction to Patchwork, and many Patchwork regulars gathered in our big room for … Continue reading

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Giftedness

Last week at Patchwork’s Sunday worship service, Jean let the group in a meditation on Paul’s words in Romans 12: 3-8: “For by the grace given to me I say to everyone among you not to think of yourself more … Continue reading

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Sunday Fellowship at Patchwork

Some of you know Patchwork primarily through what we do for the community during the week. However, everything we do during the week began with a group of people who gathered together on Sunday evenings for worship. That worshiping community … Continue reading

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Moments in the Life of Patchwork

As some of you may have heard, Patchwork was broken into a few weeks ago. In the grand scheme of things, the value of what was taken was relatively low–some lawn equipment, the camera I use, and an assortment of … Continue reading

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Patchwork’s 2012 in Review

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A Worshipful Advent

Early Patchwork Community members went about building a sense of of family and community through shared ceremonies and rituals. Since its start, Patchwork has always created new Community celebrations and kept many of the old ones going. One long-held tradition … Continue reading

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All My Life’s a Circle

The Patchwork Worship Community Song Book includes a song called “Circles” by Harry Chapin. The lyrics include the lines: All my life’s a circle, still I wonder why? Seasons spinning ‘round again, the years keep rolling by.   Seems like … Continue reading

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Fun and Games!

It’s July! It’s hot! It’s time for the pool or the beach or vacation! As you find a way to relax and stay cool, here is a little fun for you. Twenty-five years ago (that’s 1987!), Patchwork’s July Stitches newsletter … Continue reading

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Waking Up Spring

Patchwork is many things and does many things. One of these is Patchwork’s Community who meet every Sunday at 5:15 for worship and a potluck and every Thursday evening at 6:15 for a potluck. You’re welcome to join us any … Continue reading

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