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One Great Hour of Sharing

A couple months ago a representative from the PCUSA, with Special Offerings visited the area. While he was here he interviewed some of my youth and I. 56 more words

Doodah Parade (Sermon, Palm Sunday, April 13, 2014)

Matthew 21:1-11

When they had come near Jerusalem and had reached Bethphage, at the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, saying to them, “Go into the village ahead of you, and immediately you will find a donkey tied, and a colt with her; untie them and bring them to me. 1,589 more words

Baptism: What does it cost?

This is a great blog post of the cost of baptism from a friend of mine, Adam Quine.  It’s really short, and it’s really beautiful. 8 more words



Many in our beloved church have a “love/hate” relationship with the Board of Pensions of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)   With the recent changes announced by the board impacting our health care benefits, it is no wonder there is a high level of frustration. 544 more words

Morning Devotional

This will be a busy day. As I sit here, I already know that I have at least two days’ worth of work that’s supposed to get done today, and I’m trying to prioritize what will make the cut and what won’t; who I’m going to have to apologize to and how to put it and when I’m going to be able to get to whatever it is done, along with fixing any fallout caused by not getting it done in the first place. 1,697 more words

Walking Around In It

I wanted to write my reflections of the NEXT Conference at the airport, but I forgot my power cord and the margaritas were calling to me anyway. 1,077 more words

Filled Up and Ready for What's NEXT

This summer I will have spent:

6 years serving one PC(USA) church as associate pastor for youth and mission.
9 years being an ordained minister of the word and sacrament in the PC(USA). 838 more words