Leadership Pastoring and Politics

Pastoring and Politics

I don’t know how to be political. And I don’t know how not to be. What a minefield as a spiritual leader! Saying something about political issues is, well, political. Saying nothing about political issues is too. Saying something about political issues will, inevitably, garner thanks and affirmation from those who agree with what I …

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Leadership The Moon and The Wind

The Moon and The Wind

As our earth hurdles through the universe on its elliptical¬†orbit around the sun, spinning on its axis, with the moon dancing around and around, we humans discover that there is a great rhythm and predictability within creation. ¬†Evening moves toward morning and back to evening again. The seasons come one by one in turn. Our …

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Leadership I repent. Again.

I repent. Again.

I love teaching and preaching. I felt a call to do this in the 7th grade and have pursued the development of this gift/call ever since. To say I enjoy it would be an understatement. Study and preparation energize me. Delivering a message thrills me. Seeing people have “aha!” moments, hearing the stories of growth …

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