Month: June 2016

The Fruit of Camp

*note: since the campers were made uncomfortable in the first camping experience, I thought I would put myself in an uncomfortable position and preach without notes. While this was my thoughts put down, my actual sermon may differ. You can always find recordings at… Continue Reading “The Fruit of Camp”

What Good is the Law?

Galatians 3:23-29 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave himself for our sins to set us free from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, to whom be the… Continue Reading “What Good is the Law?”

Feed by M.T. Anderson: A Review

I have to admit right from the start that this is not a book that I probably would have picked up on my own without a little persuasion. That persuasion for me was listening to M.T. Anderson speak at the Festival of Faith &… Continue Reading “Feed by M.T. Anderson: A Review”

We Cannot Remain Silent

Although, that is what I feel I have done since the largest mass shooting in United States history occurred this past Saturday evening. I did not hear anything of Orlando before service on Sunday and therefore did not have an opportunity to include it… Continue Reading “We Cannot Remain Silent”

Night by Elie Wiesel: A Review

My daughter’s reading list for her freshman year of high school seems to be getting me to read some books that I have been om my reading list. Weisel’s book is devastating. While it shows the true will power that he had to have… Continue Reading “Night by Elie Wiesel: A Review”

Marathon Training: So Far, So Good

I have now completed two weeks of my marathon training and am 18 weeks away from the Detroit Marathon! The first couple weeks of training has went more or less as planned. My long runs of 6 and 7 miles went well, although the… Continue Reading “Marathon Training: So Far, So Good”

Nothing More, Nothing Less

Galatians 2:15-21 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave himself for our sins to set us free from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, to whom be the… Continue Reading “Nothing More, Nothing Less”

God Calls Through Grace

Galatians 1:11-24 Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ, who gave himself for our sins to set us free from the present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father, to whom be the… Continue Reading “God Calls Through Grace”

The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson: A Review

There are times that we long to return to those places that we have held deeply within our hearts from the time past and to see how things have changed since the last time we have been there. I recall going back to the… Continue Reading “The Road to Little Dribbling by Bill Bryson: A Review”