Monthly Archives: October 2016

Surpirses for Zach

When our third graders drew pictures of favorite Bible stories, Alyvia chose the story of Zacchaeus. Today’s artwork is by her. Children love to remember the little man who climbed a tree, then was welcomed by Jesus. Read about Zacchaeus … Continue reading

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In _______ We Trust

In _____ We Trust Fill in the blank. What would you put? For interesting conversation, ask your kids and other family members. Who or what do they trust? Who or what do we trust is an important question as we … Continue reading

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Cry for Justice

Last night the high school youth in our church talked about racism. As they told stories, I was struck by several things. 1) Their passion for calling out negative language and jokes. 2) Their frustration when leaders ignore or do … Continue reading

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Wow, what a week! I spent it at a conference about cross-generational faith formation. I’m so thankful for the wisdom of those gathered. Together we explored what happens when you bring the wisdom of the elder together with the wonder … Continue reading

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