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Working Like Ben-Hur

Good Monday Morning! Time for another cup of coffee—let’s take on this week like Ben-Hur overcame all all odds! We can do this! I’m to be in many places this week so I’ve only got two days to do my … Continue reading

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Bare Cupboards 

This is the day I help relieve hunger in our city. Our church is located downtown, so we are at the heart of our community. A heart must feel and beat for the ones who live near it, not just … Continue reading

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It’s a cold spring day on the lake. I’m working on my books (tax extension). After years in the ministry, I never was able to get that April deadline down because it only added more stress to the Lent & … Continue reading

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Some folks need big moments in their lives before they can celebrate. Others of us celebrate at the drop of a hat. I’m not sure what marks the difference between these two groups, but I can tell you a short … Continue reading

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Whole Food for Whole People

Three years ago I went on “incapacity leave,” which is church speak for disability. I could no longer handle the full time duties of a United Methodist pastor, or even the part time duties. My health was gone: I was … Continue reading

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