Children’s Sunday

Children’s Sunday is fast approaching and I am looking forward to it.  This day is one of my favorites in our church family because we simultaneously are afforded the chance to worship God through the eyes of the children and we affirm them in their process of seeking God as well as discovering their own…

On Being a Witness

Sunday I preached about being a witness to how God is at work among us.  I was serious when I said we must be sharing our experiences with our young people.  They truly need to hear from you about how you are experiencing God.  I’d like to invite you to be a mentor to our…

Youth Struggles

I hope you know that we have an amazing group of youth in our church.  They are seeking to know God and learn about God’s Word.  Try to think back to when you were in 6th, 9th, or 12th grade.  There were some wonderful moments you shared with family, friends, God, and yourself.  There were…

Theology of a Five Year Old

Welcome to Theology 101: The study of God through the eyes of a five year old.  Sit down, listen closely, and take good notes because we all could learn something here.  The other night I happened to be at the home of some church members when it was their five year old daughter’s bed time. …

Praying the Labyrinth

Last Wednesday the youth and I walked a labyrinth that was painted in the grass on the back lawn behind the Fellowship Hall. We walked this labyrinth as a spiritual walk honoring the journey we have been on thus far in our lives, being mindful of the present and grateful to be where we are…