Joyful Meanderings of a Hope-filled Traveler

Anne Marie Holloway: Thoughts for the journey…

The Garden…

There is certainly a beautiful mix and mess of things growing in my wild and wonderful garden ... I cannot say that digging in the garden brings me peace. To be honest, I really do not enjoy dirt under my... Continue Reading →

A little note…

What a gift it is to be a hope-filled traveler on this journey called "life!" I am the mother of four and ordained minister of the United Church of  Christ! I have a heart that bursts wide open with a... Continue Reading →

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The Ordinary

  I will be spending the next few weeks serving as Auxiliary Pastor for a rural church community in Rehoboth, (Rehoboth Congregational Church, UCC) while their awesome Senior Pastor, is away on sabbatical.  In reflecting upon the Summer Worship Series... Continue Reading →

You and I can be like Flashlights…

Sometimes my children..Wait, let me rephrase that.. Often times, my children remind me about our calling in the world... It has also become apparent to me, that I cannot always protect them  from the things that happen in the world.... Continue Reading →

A Bucket List??? (A visit to another old post, written in what feels like another lifetime!!) I don’t know about you, but as a working Mom of four active, school-aged kids, I have very little time available for myself to stop reflect,... Continue Reading →

About Birthdays….

In this post, I have included two meanderings ("Beautiful Insanity", and "Birthday Wisdom") written about one of my favorite topics... Birthdays! "Beautiful Insanity" was one of my first posts written as a Norton Patch Community and Family Blogger... Birthday Wisdom... Continue Reading →

Fish Sticks and Grace?

This is the Sermon I wrote for Chapel this summer at Camp Cody Saturday 8/15/15. Theme: Background Check Scripture: Micah 6:8 Micah was an Old Testament Prophet – who was watching the integrity of God’s people diminish. The people would... Continue Reading →

Religious Bible Thumping Hippies?

A visit to a post I wrote three years ago... For one of my classes this week, I have been asked to reflect upon my spiritual upbringing as a child... I have not wandered too far from this place... And... Continue Reading →

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