February 2020 Tower Chimes (click here)

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                                                         February   2020 …..from the Interim Pastor’s desk From the Interim Pastor I’m writing on the eve of the Annual Meeting of our congregation, having spent a good many hours over the past few weeks reviewing the state of our union as a people confessing Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior. Reading through […]

January 2020 Tower Chimes (Click Here)

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                            January 2020 …..from the Interim Pastor’s desk New Directions For many of us, the dawning of a new year is an opportune moment for taking stock and charting new directions. We resolve to get to the gym more often, to lose those extra ten pounds, to find the time finally to begin […]

December Tower Chimes (Click Here)

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                    December 2019   …..from the Interim Pastor’s desk, Lindley DeGarmo When I was a young boy in rural Pine Plains, New York, there were no streetlights in our part of town. Building lots were still being carved haphazardly out of what had been until recently wooded farmland. Ours was one of the […]

November 2019 Tower Chimes

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                      November 2019  …From the Interim Pastor, Lindley G. DeGarmo The predominant view of worldly possessions in the Bible is the concept of “stewardship,” the belief that God is the source of all that we have in life including life itself. We are entrusted with all the talents and gifts of life […]

October 2019 Tower Chimes (Click Here)

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                                                  October 2019 …..from the Interim Pastor’s desk October is my favorite month, especially here in the New York State where Indian Summer gives way to crisper days and the hills are soon ablaze with color. I was delighted to find the trees along the Taconic Parkway already turning when I drove to […]

Rev Dr. Lindley G. DeGarmo

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The Rev. Dr. Lindley G. DeGarmo Lindley Grant DeGarmo, an honorably retired minister of the Presbyterian Church (USA), is serving as Interim Pastor of Union Church while it negotiates the transition between the twenty-seven-year pastorate of the Rev. Dr. Paul DeHoff, who retired in June 2019, and the call of a new permanent pastor. He […]

TOWER CHIMES – June 2019 (Click Here)

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The Tower Chimes   Union Church of Pocantico Hills 555 Bedford Road Tarrytown, New York 10591 914.631.2069 beth.ucph@optimum.netRev. Dr. F. Paul DeHoff Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                                                                   June 2019 …..from the Pastor’s desk When I first wrote for the Tower Chimes (March 1992), I didn’t know how to head my monthly contribution.  I thought “…..from the Pastor’s […]

April 2019 Tower Chimes (Click Here)

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Beth Coffman, Editor                                                                                                                  April 2019 …..from the Pastor’s desk      I believe in the Resurrection!  In the Apostle Paul’s First Letter to the Corinthians he wrote: “…if Christ has not been raised, then our proclamation has been in vain and your faith has been in vain.”  I Cor. 15:14      Does it surprise you to […]

Organist/Choir Director – Richard Coffey

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Richard (Rick) Coffey has been the Organist and Director of Music at Union Church since March 2019, appointed to that position after a forty-five-year tenure as Minister of Music and Organist for the South Church of New Britain, Connecticut. Since 2005 he has been the Music Director of The Hartford Chorale, one of southern New […]