February 11, 2018 Mark 9:2-9 Who remembers playing telephone when you were younger? Perhaps, you weren’t that young when you played it the last time. I have participated in playing telephone during leadership retreats. I have had the confirmation students play it before. It is a great exercise to determine who is really listening to… Continue reading To What are We Listening?
August 20, 2017 Matthew 15:10-28 This past week has not been easy. It has been full of anxiety. Anxiety about the current dialog in our country and an uneasiness of what will happen in the months, if not days to come. Today’s gospel lesson makes us pause. First, the disciples come to Jesus to discuss… Continue reading Gather us In
Luke 10:38-42 Grace and peace to you from the Triune God. As we packed up our campsite last weekend we discussed what we were going to do for lunch since it was about noon and we were starting to get quite hungry. We decided that we would stop at McDonald’s in Gaylord on our way… Continue reading Are You Listening?
I was intrigued when I found this book on Netgalley for review. My wife and I read Chapman’s Five Love Languages several years ago and learned a lot from it as we were able to see which love language each of us appreciated and responded to the most. In Now You’re Speaking My Language,… Continue reading Now You’re Speaking My Language by Gary Chapman: A Review