Easter is a time to consider hope. This year I’ve been reading a book by…Continue Reading
What’s the Best Use of a Life with This Much Blessing?
“What‘s the best use of a life with this much good fortune?” Dave Ellis suggests…Continue Reading
14 Things to Be Happy About
I have the book 14,000 Things to Be Happy About, by Barbara Ann Kipfer. If…Continue Reading
Do other people irritate you?
“Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.” My…Continue Reading
Howard Anderson on How to Ask People to Give More Money to Church
Whether you are beginning your stewardship focus now or planning for the future, Howard Anderson…Continue Reading
Is It Dark Outside? A Good Friday Reflection
Are you experiencing some dark in your life now? You may find yourself in the…Continue Reading
Is It Selfish to Focus on Yourself?
Is it selfish to focus on yourself? When I was a child, I learned an…Continue Reading
Giving from Within
My favorite book on vocation is Parker Palmer’s Let Your Life Speak. I recommended it…Continue Reading
Israel Galindo on What Is Your Responsibility for Church Finances
Israel Galindo offered his usual thoughtful remarks in yesterday’s teleconference on how we function around…Continue Reading
Weather as a Focus for Anxiety
It’s been fascinating to watch, from a safe, rainy distance in Oregon, the impact of…Continue Reading