GBC Update on Masks and COVID Protocols

Posted by on Jun 10, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Following the Governor’s May 14th announcement easing restrictions on mask wearing, social distancing, and capacity limits for indoors, in-person gatherings, the COVID Think Tank, staff, and deacons have been considering best steps for Greystone as we continue to slowly ease back in to in-person and indoor activities on our campus. Since March of 2020, we […]

Go and Rest: A Lenten Invitation

Posted by on Mar 24, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

“Chrissy, give me your phone. Leave your watch on the table and your laptop on your desk. You are going upstairs. I don’t care what you do, take a nap, read a book, doesn’t matter to me… but you need to take a break.”  These are perhaps the most firm and most loving words Justin […]

Lenten Post by April

Posted by on Feb 21, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Here we are again. The season of Lent is upon us… again. In reality, it feels like it never really left us. Lent is seen by many as the season of giving up luxuries, vices and habits that pull us away from a more faith-centered life. It’s seen as a season of self-reflection, wrestling with […]

Embodying the Journey of the Magi

Posted by on Jan 6, 2021 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Matthew 2: 1-12 On this day of Epiphany, Christians often read the story of the visiting Magi from Matthew’s Gospel. We are familiar with the story. Foreign astrologers from outside of the Jewish faith who found the Christ child – while others, insiders, missed him. There’s a lesson in that, perhaps for another day.  Those […]

Remember the Kindness Campaign?

Posted by on Sep 8, 2020 in Uncategorized | No Comments

In January, we began a year-long focus on Kindness as a spiritual practice. As part of this year of kindness, founding member, Caralie Brown, agreed to write a blog on kindness in the workplace. We originally imagined this post would go live in April; but in April, many of us were transitioning our workplaces into […]

How do we reconcile our belief in the Lord of creation with some of our Christian doctrines?

Posted by on May 13, 2019 in Reflections | No Comments

I love this question because it offers so many words that are a part of the language of faith – and – it gets at one of the largest tensions people of faith face as they seek to live their lives faithfully and in the modern world.  It is always important to remember that doctrines […]

An Invitation to Sit in Holy Week’s Rubble

Posted by on Apr 17, 2019 in Events, Reflections | No Comments

This week, the world watched as one of the most iconic cathedrals in the Western world was consumed by fire.  As time passed, images surfaced of Notre-Dame de Paris engulfed in smoke and flames; and many wondered if the thousand year-old building would survive.        It seems a bit haunting to consider the devastation of this […]