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Hope Regardless of the Circumstances

I had something else planned to post today. It was something fairly light-hearted but hopefully still helpful as I just returned home from vacation. However, as I’ve watched the news the last few days and with the events in Baton Rouge on Sunday, I felt the need to share something different. I don’t often comment […]

Top 5 Posts of 2015

As I’m considering my goals for 2016 and how best to serve the church, I’m taking a look back at the most popular posts from 2015.  Sometimes reflecting on what’s working provides great input on what to continue or improve upon.  Whether you’re seeing these for the first time or they’re already familiar to you, […]

Stop Global Pew Warming

Do you sit in the same spot every week at church and get mad if someone “takes your spot”? Do you not talk to anyone at church outside of the awkward, “Meet someone new and give high-fives” time after worship?  Is Sunday morning the only time you see members of your church? I hate to […]

What To Do When Tragedy Strikes

The horrific events in Paris over the weekend, continued tragedy in war-torn regions of the world, political and social unrest, and more have flooded the headlines and broken our hearts. There are so many questions that run through our minds in times like this… How could this happen? Why would people commit such evil acts? […]

My Christmas Prayer for You

Christmas can be a puzzling time of year. It’s a joyous occasion for what and Whom we celebrate. It’s a time where the malls are packed and people dread dealing with that family member. It can be heart-wrenching for those who are missing loved ones or dealing with loss. In the midst of crazed holiday […]