May 19, 2021

A Piece of Shalom

by Esther Keiderling

I recently moved from Platte Clove to the Fox Hill Bruderhof, a community filled with people I don’t know or haven’t met in...

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April 13, 2021

A Beautiful Day in the Overlook House

by Esther Keiderling

Luke’s gospel tells of how an expert in the law asked Jesus to define the term “neighbor.” Jesus answered him with a parable...

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January 26, 2021

Literature for Lunch

by Esther Keiderling

Recently I overheard my neighbors arguing about reopening our dining room for communal meals. Not only has COVID suspended...

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December 14, 2020

And When They Saw the Star

by Esther Keiderling

Platte Clove community folklore tells of two hikers lost in the Catskills, who saw the sturdy Moravian star hanging at the...

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