Monthly Archives: February 2012

get real

I had the joy of drinking a Chocolate Chai at Brew this morning while meeting with a friend.  I love this place- a wonderful place to hang out, to work, to drink coffee or wine or beer and also has … Continue reading

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Political overload

I’m sick of politics!  Now, this is a hard confession for me to make as I tend to be a bit of a political junky- actively reading various news sources, following the different races on the local, state, and national … Continue reading

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take to the world…

In light of the post last night about the possible reality that the church today like in the past can be quite oppressive, I thought it might be good to think about how the church really is called to be … Continue reading

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An oppressive church…then…and now?

I watched the movie Agora tonight with a friend and my mind is still swimming with thoughts.  The plot description according to IMDB reads, “A historical drama set in Roman Egypt, concerning a slave who turns to the rising tide … Continue reading

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what say you?

Last night I posted a bit of a mind flow about the perception and the church from those that don’t call it home.  Admittedly, this little writing was very limited in its scope but I do think it raises many … Continue reading

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you are a pastor? this is a church?

“You don’t look like a pastor”…”really, you are a pastor?…you don’t look like a pastor”  These were the words of a person that I met while in Antigua, Guatemala .  The group I was blessed to lead on a vision … Continue reading

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journey to somewhere

A journey is typically something that leads us to a certain place.  We, as a family, often journey back home to South Dakota and Minnesota to visit family- it is clear as we set out that we have a goal … Continue reading

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