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How To Spark Your Creativity: Cover Reveal

Last October, we finally had a title for Spark: Igniting Your God-Given Creativityand since then, I

  • finished the manuscript,
  • reviewed it with Mennonite Women USA and Mennonite Women Canada who commissioned the project,
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Spiritual Practice

Mother's Day Revisited and How God is Like Your Mom

Yesterday as part of our Mother’s Day service, our Worship Connect kids read their own litany on how their moms remind them of God. Like God, their moms persevere and never give up; they give them food, shelter, and love; they fill them with good things so they could “taste and see that the Lord is good” ( 887 more words

Scripture

22 Time-Tested Ways to Love Your Pastor

At last count, My 22 Best Practices in 22 Years of Pastoral Ministry has been shared 412 times on Facebook alone, which is a record for my modest little blog. 1,335 more words

Prayer

My 22 best practices in 22 years of pastoral ministry

When I first accepted my congregation’s call to pastoral ministry, a friend from another church said, “I don’t know whether to say congratulations or condolences.” 1,160 more words

Scripture

A beautiful Easter morning....

Yesterday, was a beautiful experience of Easter morning at our hospital campus….

The Local Mennonite Church had organised the Easter morning service at  the graveyard like every year. 304 more words

Life Experience

Trophic Cascade and How Change Happens

In the 1920s, wolves were eradicated from Yellowstone National Park, and seventy years later in the mid 1990s when they were reintroduced, the wolves set off a chain reaction that transformed the park in amazing ways… 310 more words

Church And Ministry

10 Things I Would Rather Discuss at Convention that GLBTQ Inclusion

I’m tired of squinting at articles trying to make sense of the church’s movement/not movement on LGBTQ conversations. I’m tired of blogging about it. So here’s ten conversations I’d rather be having at the Kansas City Convention. 425 more words

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