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People & their Pastors

There was a time when I was regularly called a “pastor” but I never felt comfortable with the designation. The word literally means “shepherd” but it occupies a different space in every mind. Many put pastors on moral pedestals, as if a clergy...
A Little Goes a Long Way

A Little Goes a Long Way

“If you have faith the size of a mustard seed,” you can tell your biggest obstacle to move and it will get out of your way. It’s been there long enough, hasn’t it? “Jesus seems to be saying that if even one mustard seed is sprouting, or one coin found, or one sheep...
Manger Moments

Manger Moments

Away in a manger…Away, like out of the way. Like removed from the action. Forgotten. Overlooked. Unspecial.And in the manger, a miracle.Which is the thing about manger moments… You just never know. Or do you?What if, hidden in every moment, there is a gateway to the...
Being Known

Being Known

The more we know and accept ourselves, the more our desire to “be known” by someone else shifts from a desperate-entitled-need to an extra-special-bonus-cherry-on-top of self-love and divine inner peace. And that’s when your relationships can flourish. So get to know...
The Star, The Sleigh & The Guide

The Star, The Sleigh & The Guide

Could you use some guidance? It’s a good idea to ask for input, wisdom and perspective. Plans fail for lack of counsel, but with many advisers they succeed. (Proverbs 15:22) Keep in mind, the best advisors are the ones who remind you to pay attention to the...
Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven

“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field.” –Jesus Not that there is a trite formula for engaging the mysterious kingdom of God. BUT,...