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...
Forty Days, Plus Six!

Forty Days, Plus Six!

I heard someone comment recently that it seems like we have been in Lent for the whole past year. In the pandemic, we have had to give up some things, we have had to make sacrifices, we have experienced various degrees of suffering. Many of us have been praying more,...
Lord, Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace

Lord, Make Me an Instrument of Your Peace

Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. This is my one-sentence prayer for Lent this year. It is just one sentence from a prayer often attributed to St. Francis. For me, in these pandemic times which have forced us to simplify, this one line is good. I don’t know...
Can You Spot an Email Spoof?

Can You Spot an Email Spoof?

Have you ever received a suspicious email from someone posing as your pastor or District Superintendent? Email Spoofing is the creation and sending of email messages using a fake or fabricated email address. These email senders pose as a specific person or entity and...