August 2016


A TEAM for Christ

A TEAM is a strong concept.  I am not referring to the ’80’s Mr. T series, but I am using this concept that is one of the best examples of community, as an acronym for engaging in ministry and volunteering. A TEAM is a way that I invite you all to advance the ambitious mission …

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The Olympics and the Body of Christ

As the 2016 Olympics in Rio wind down, I am once again reminded of the beautiful, graceful, powerful drama of sport, particularly in the great variety of athletes from so many countries. Sport, in general, often demonstrates a combination of individual achievement and teamwork, as I learned having spent so much of my life involved …

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The Starting Point is Prayer

As August heat and humidity cover us like a musty blanket, hopefully the children among us, and the child in us all, can find continued summer fun in beaches, pools, golf courses – and other outdoor venues.  Perhaps you and your family are getting ready for, or most likely, returning from, a summer vacation.  I …

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