The Greening of the Church

Is your church green? If so, wonderful! If not, are you interested? Join in the Biblical mandate to care for and be stewards of all that God so lovingly created. It’s easy to become a Green Church, and there are lots of resources out there to help. How does a church...

Grounded and Dreaming

Some many changes happening! The pandemic forcing us physically apart, requiring us to do church differently. The looming General Conference and potential divide of the denomination. The political and social unrest in our communities. How do we respond? At a recent...

In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb

In like a lion, out like a lamb. Grew up with this expression, describing the month of March. Could it apply to the entire year? 2021 sure came in with a roar! A surging pandemic and political unrest! So much chaos! How do we respond? Hard not to just hunker down and...

What’s on Your Reading List?

I have a tall stack of books at my bedside. Some are books on the reading list for Neighborhood Seminary. Some are Sunday School books. Some are books recommended by United Methodist Women. They each have provided new insights or engaging ways to look at the work of...

These are challenging times!

We are faced with a pandemic that has put all of us at risk of grave illness but has revealed how unjustly we treat each other. I am heart sickened by what I see. How can we be so unjust? What can I say or do to make a difference? I am thankful there are people who...