Get Out of the Boat

The Presbyterian Church of Chestertown                                      Alison Halsey Chestertown, MD                                                                         Matthew 4:12-23 January 26, 2020                                                                           Epiphany 3   Get Out of the Boat           A voice echoed over the waters of …

A Single Star

A Single Star Preached on January 5, 2020 at PC of Chestertown Matthew 2:1-12 Alright, it is time for true confessions. How many of you have erased any sign of …

Accepting the Task

The Presbyterian Church of Chestertown                                     Alison Halsey Chestertown, MD                                                                        Matt. 1:18-25 December 22, 2019                                                                     Advent IV   Accepting the Task   Our son, Dan, over the course of his many …

Comfort Ye – Rev. John Ames

Comfort Ye December 8, 2019 – Second Sunday of Advent Presbyterian Church of Chestertown John T. Ames   Twenty or so years ago, in a galaxy far away, I was …

Five Sundays, Four Churches

Five Sundays, Four Churches Presbyterian Church of Chestertown – October 27, 2019 John T. Ames   It’s good to be home. Though we had a wonderful trip, a month is …

A Lesson in Empathy

Sunday, September 15 Chaplain Mel Baars O’Malley “A Lesson in Empathy”   This passage is one of the few I distinctly remember from my Old Testament class in seminary. Our …