Author: Jenny Cudahy

quiet night bible

11 Jan The Gift of Presence

I sit in my office this morning, fingers poised over the computer keyboard, awaiting words and inspiration and more words.  Because nothing is coming, at least not yet, I am suddenly aware of the loud cacophony outside my window:  horns honking, a man yelling, something...

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08 Jan Calvary’s Choir Director: Linda Teasley

When did you come to Calvary? I came to Calvary via David Maley. We took classes at Shenandoah Univ. together and often commuted together. We both became music therapists. What do you love about Calvary? I love Calvary’s diversity and inclusion of people from many countries. I especially...

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05 Jan Meet Hope: Nursery Assistant

Hope is a senior at West Potomac high school and works with Verona in our nursery. She plans to attend college to pursue ministry and fulfill a lifelong dream. When did you come to Calvary? I’ve been attending Calvary with my Mom since Pastor Michelle came. What do...

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03 Jan God on Caller I.D.

Isn’t Caller ID one of the great inventions of contemporary life?  I absolutely love it.  Despite the fact that my home and cell phone numbers are registered with the national “Do Not Call” list, I still get an annoying number of unsolicited and unwanted calls...

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winter sky

21 Dec Finding Joy in the Hard…

I have a confession to make, and this is a risky thing for a preacher to say out loud:  Advent may well be my least favorite church season to preach.  Ironically, I love Advent from a personal/family/worship standpoint, but preaching the story of Mary, Joseph...

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15 Dec A Little Angelic Activity

  Let mutual love continue.   Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, For in so doing, some have entertained angels unaware. Hebrews 13:1-2 What comes to mind when you hear the word “angel”?  For some people, thoughts of chubby, sweet-faced cherubs immediately pop up.  For others, their images...

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