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September 21, 2018

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Sometimes when people ask me why I like baseball, I tell them it’s because the main idea is to make it home. There’s this sense of satisfaction when my team’s runner takes off from third...


On the Move!
September 14, 2018

On the Move!

There are times when it is good to stand still. That gives us a chance to listen, to notice, to rest a bit and perhaps regroup. Jesus stopped for times of prayer and quiet. That...


It’s All In The Name
September 07, 2018

It’s All In The Name

It’s All In The Name At one time I got my hair cut at a salon named Abby’s Awesome Aura, or “AAA.”  What a goofy name, right? One day, as the owner—whose name was NOT...


Connecting
August 31, 2018

Connecting

We’re using the word “connecting” a lot this year. Maybe we’ll get tired of it, but I think it’s an important word, and the theme Connecting to God and One Another is important too. Staying...


Relief from Desperation
August 24, 2018

Relief from Desperation

Relief from Desperation Have you ever been in a truly desperate situation? Early this morning I woke from a dream, desperately frightened. In the dream, it was 11:10 a.m. on a Sunday morning, I was...


Risking New Things
August 17, 2018

Risking New Things

Risking New Things In July, as the senior high youth and chaperones were getting ready to embark on their Sierra Service Project mission trip to San Diego, I stood in the Wesley House with them...


Coming...
August 10, 2018

Coming…

  Coming…. Tonight, August 10 – begins 5 p.m. – Food Truck Café and Family Water Fun Night!  Great fun for all ages. Sunday, August 12 – Rally Day means new Sunday School classes for...


August 03, 2018

Welcome Home!

Welcome home! Our bags are packed and we’re ready to go. Two weeks ago our bags were packed and all set for our annual family vacation in Lake Tahoe. Lots of our family joined us...


God's Spirit Waters Our Souls
July 20, 2018

God’s Spirit Waters Our Souls

Dry desert. Heat. Clouds. What is that sound on the roof? Rain!! Some hard rains and displays of sound and lightning have shown up in our hot, dry desert this monsoon season. When that happens...


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