Tag Archives: Community

More Like Jesus

Music is so powerful.  I love it.  I take advantage of any time I have in my car, my office, or wherever to blast music and to be moved by it.  Lately I have been listening pretty much non-stop to … Continue reading

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Holy Moments…Holy Ground

“Come no closer! Remove the sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground.” (Exodus 3:5) I consider my vocation to be the most amazing in the world.  Time and again I am reminded … Continue reading

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Blessed to be a Blessing

“…All the peoples on earth will be blessed through you and your offspring.  Look, I am with you and will watch over you wherever you go…” (Genesis 28:14b-15a)   I was struck this morning as I read the assigned text … Continue reading

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Community….CamUnity…power to change the world

I think a lot about community.  It’s part of my nature I think, and part of the work that I get to do.  As a pastor you dream of community working together for the greater good, helping brothers and sisters … Continue reading

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Beers, Hymns, Community Together

Last night we hosted our first Beers and Hymns at Right Brain Brewery in Traverse City.  This was by no means an original idea as other churches and bodies have done this in various places across the country and even … Continue reading

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Harvest Living

“You are alive in everything you do.”   These are the words of May Erlewine who I happen to consider one of the most amazing musicians around. I am also blessed to call her a friend and someone who continues to inspire me through … 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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