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Students at commencement

Ministry in Context

The glories of chaos

They were a little short on parent volunteers to help with the kindergarten Valentine’s Day party,

Fighting F.O.M.O.

We did a lot of baptisms at the church where I was serving in October 1987. Although we discouraged the

Tacky's vision of success

My old pal Pastor T. Albert “Tacky” Carlson was in town visiting his in-laws over the holidays,

Brave spelling

On the refrigerator door at our son’s house there is a family picture drawn by our grandson Luke,

God's peculiar people

More intelligent people than yours truly might pick out a little Heidegger for leisure reading, but I

Stay on your side of the net

“Feedback.” This is a constant aspect of internship. Feedback from supervisor to intern, from

Is my call important to you?

I had some business to transact with a large corporation and, reverting to my dinosaur ways, chose to

Appreciate the moment!

Funny how things sometimes flow together.

There I was at my desk. I had just read a review of a local

On finding your way

Our vacation on the Maine coast was coming to an end, and we were planning our trip back to the Manchester,