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...
It’s a New Year!

It’s a New Year!

As the year has turned, I want to wish everyone a very Happy New Year! My prayers for you and your church are that you know you are beloved of Christ, and share that abundantly in your neighborhoods and communities so that Christ’s kingdom comes here on earth. I...
The Eyes of a Child

The Eyes of a Child

1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was in the beginning with God. 3 All things came into being through him, and without him not one thing came into being. What has come into...

Give Thanks

I’m not a big Halloween fan (too much sugar & scary stuff!) and Christmas is a holiday I enjoy, but my favorite holiday is Thanksgiving. What’s not to like about a holiday that involves family getting together, food being shared and eaten, laughter, games, and...
Stay the Course

Stay the Course

I love this Message translation of the first part of Psalm 119: Psalm 119 The Message (MSG) 119 1-8 You’re blessed when you stay on course,    walking steadily on the road revealed by God.You’re blessed when you follow his directions,    doing your best to find...