In the Company of the Saints

This past Sunday afternoon, I was at church with my son. He was playing in the back and I was meeting with a couple of people in the front. A man from the congregation came by and did some minor repairs on the building, including changing lightbulbs. My son followed him around- interested in the… Read More

The Multiplier Effect

Mark 6:30-34 – esp 31b: [Jesus] said to the Apostles, “Come by yourselves to a secluded place and rest for a while.”  RGBP translation: “Come away to a place set apart where we can rest, recoup, share resources, and support each other.”  The congregation I serve is beginning to have honest conversations about money and… Read More

Come Away to a Place Set Apart…

Mark 6:31b [Jesus] said to the Apostles,  “Come by yourselves to a secluded place and rest for a while.” “Come away to a place set apart where we can rest, recoup, share resources, and support each other.”  RGSV (RevGal Standard Version) October is the unofficial start to the non-liturgical season of Stewardship in many of… Read More