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Sunday Reads: 1/25/15

Here are five blog posts I found this week that I thought were worth pondering. Take a look, tell me what you think. Happy pondering! An Open Letter to Pastor’s About Children’s Ministry: Though I think the whole open letter … Continue reading

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Called to Include

The smell of Central American coffee was rich in the air.  The roar of the blenders making smoothies filled the small coffee shop.  High school students were slowly gathering in for their Thursday night ritual of coffee, cookies, smoothies, and … Continue reading

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Into the Woods (2014)

Disney brings the popular Broadway musical to the big screen doing very little harm to the story. Into the Woods is a mash-up of popular fairy tales, almost all of which have been animated features made by Disney. From the … Continue reading

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Jesus Said: Follow Me

“Jesus called out to them, ‘Come, follow me, and I will show you how to fish for people’” (Matthew 4:19). Remember playing the game “Follow the Leader” when you were a kid? I used to work in an after school … Continue reading

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Sermon: Baptism of the Lord

The Baptism of the Lord Sunday is one of my favorites. Probably because it reminds us of the waters of grace, flowing over us, reminding us that God is at work in our lives long before we even know of … Continue reading

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The Identical (2014)

Opening in the 1930’s Mississippi, in what could be a John Steinbeck novel, a man tries to find work to support him and his pregnant wife. He returns home with no luck to find his wife had given birth to … Continue reading

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Sunday Reads: 1/11/15

Here are five blog posts that I found interesting and worth sharing this week. Happy pondering! What Teens Really Want to Know about Sex: This TED Talk post is right now when it comes to talking with teenagers about sexuality. … Continue reading

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Sermon: Children of the Light

The sermon I preached at Peakland United Methodist on Sunday, January 4, 2015.

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Sunday Reads: 1/4/15

Here are five blogs I discovered this past week that I thought were worth sharing for your pondering. What do you think? 5 Ways to Serve Others With Your Children: I was looking for something else when I stumbled upon this … Continue reading

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Sunday Reads: 12/28/14

  Here are five blog posts I read over the last week or so that I thought were worth sharing and pondering on. They appear in no particular order. Happy pondering. Theaters, Sony, and Paramount Cave to Terrorists and Cyberbullies … Continue reading

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