Rev. Lynne Dolan and Rev. Robert Hyde in the Pulpit of First Congregational Church, Shrewsbury, MA on Palm Sunday

Principles of Fishing

Luke 5: 1-11 January 22, 2017 |  The Rev. Lynne M. Dolan, Senior Minister Today we find Jesus at the beginning of his ministry.  He is off to a rocky start.  Last week he was nearly run off the cliff for speaking the plain truth to his hometown religious community.  Who does he think he is, […]

Rev. Lynne Dolan and Rev. Robert Hyde in the Pulpit of First Congregational Church, Shrewsbury, MA on Palm Sunday

Visions and Dreams

Joel 2: 12-13, 28-29 Advent 2/ December 4, 2016  |  The Rev. Lynne M. Dolan, Senior Minister   Technology is a wonderful thing.  Last year I decided it was time to get a new car.  I did not however, put a lot of thought into what kind of bells and whistles I wanted in the […]

Rev. Lynne Dolan and Rev. Robert Hyde in the Pulpit of First Congregational Church, Shrewsbury, MA on Palm Sunday

Promises Made, Promises Kept

Jeremiah 36: 1-8, 21-23, 27-28, then 31: 31-34 November 20, 2016  |  The Rev. Lynne M. Dolan, Senior Minister Kathleen Norris is a poet and a Presbyterian, but not a Presbyterian poet. She is also an oblate at a Benedictine Abbey located on the remote South Dakota plains. The monks at St. John’s hear the […]