This late afternoon on Thanksgiving Eve I walked, as I do often, along the Nashua River Rail Trail. Walking has lowered my cholesterol and my blood pressure, heightened my sensitivity to God’s beautiful creation, and cleared my mind to think deep thoughts and ponder...
A NIGHT TO REMEMBER! Walks are continuous between 5:30 and 7:30 PM. Come any time for a 20-minute guided walk on the journey to Bethlehem, including animals, music, and warming fires. After the walk join us for refreshments. Donations are accepted and will be given to...
“There, peeping among the cloud-wrack above a dark tor high up in the mountains, Sam saw a white star twinkle for a while. The beauty of it smote his heart, as he looked up out of the forsaken land, and hope returned to him. For like a shaft, clear and cold, the thought pierced him that in the end the Shadow was only a small and passing thing: there was light and high beauty for ever beyond its reach…Now, for a moment , his own fate, and even his master’s , ceased to trouble him. He crawled back into the brambles and laid himself by Frodo’s side, and putting away all fear he cast himself into a deep untroubled sleep.”
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Ring: The Return of the King, 1955
Dunstable Evangelical Congregational Church
518 Main St., Dunstable, Massachusetts 01827 (978) 649-6251