Pandemic & Blitz Leadership

Pandemic & Blitz Leadership

Winston Churchill (on a US Postage Stamp) I don’t think any of us would have believed that 2020 would be like ‘this’! The layers of complexity, creativity, decision making and re-thinking have been immense, and sometimes, as I am sure you will agree, we all just want...
Be Still

Be Still

“Be still, and know that I am God!    I am exalted among the nations,    I am exalted in the earth.”Psalm 46:10 (New Revised Standard Version) Dear Lord:  I am trying to be still! In fact, I do not think I have gotten up...
A Call to Rest

A Call to Rest

25 “Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink, or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothing? 26 Look at the birds of the air; they neither sow nor...
What Would Love Do?

What Would Love Do?

There is so much information coming at us. After reviewing the church building opening requirements from both the Governor’s office and from our Conference (should be out later this week), there is a lot more information coming at us. So much of what we are involved...
A story of then and now…

A story of then and now…

“This is our Pearl Harbor, our 9/11” Surgeon General of the USA, 4/5/2020 This is also our Holy Week, and there is always an Easter morning. It may not come when we want it, or in the ways we’d like it and we may be tired and angry and afraid when it finds us. But it...

Shifting Change

John 15:5 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) 5 I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing I had a great Saturday morning breakfast this past week with the churches that...