E – Communication

10
Oct

Where has the mystery gone?

The linked article from the Pastor of Resurrection Downtown in KC talks about cultivating an environment for Emerging Generations. This is a good article to read. Within the article, I […]

21
Sep

God is Moving

  I talk a lot about finding God in the everyday of our lives. During our current series on the Sabbath and “Saying No to the Culture of Now” I […]

05
Sep

Hospitality

Below is a wonderful article on church hospitality. We are a very loving congregation and I strongly believe we work towards this over the next several years. This is a […]

26
Aug

Still In Transition, and It’s OK.

After about 7 or so weeks I felt I needed a reminder, and maybe you find yourself needing one, too. I needed to remember that churches that welcomed new pastors […]

09
Aug

Rejoice

As this upcoming weekends sermon is on Joy, I thought it was interesting that the below post came in an email. The below is from the Lily Foundation Family on […]

25
Jul

Listening Sessions, so far…

First of all I want to thank everyone that helped organize, opened their homes, and gave of their time. This allowed me to meet with eighty or so people in […]

18
Jul

Worship Times.

As culture changes and the look of our congregations change it shouldn’t be a large surprise that service times have been adapting to new realities. Below is an article on […]

07
Jul

The idea of creative ideas

Yesterday I was watching the TED Talk from the pop group Ok Go! They are known for their creative and complicated music videos. They were talking about the creative process […]

14
May

Passing the Baton

The itinerant system within the United Methodist Church makes for an awkward time for many. For me, managing a staff that knows within just a few weeks I will no […]