Peace – Prayer – Joy – Love

Sermons on Deuteronomy

two girls resting on the deck

Blest Rest

A Classic Gen-X Sermon On Being Broken Direction from God one year ago; remind them how much I love them Finding myself asking recently if that message also includes me Speaking with a pastor/mentor; Gen-X preaching – “how broken I am” A Connection: Unworthy of Love, Unworthy of Rest This week’s study & experience stirred…

voices and influences

The Voices We Follow

Voices In My Head 2003-04: Voices that told me to be afraid & condemning: Fear & Anger. 2008-09: Voice that told me I was a worthless failure: Rage & Despair. Following voices that claimed authority, but gave me a false identity. Asking: What is this? A New teaching W/Authority! The Scribes were not teaching with…

You Are Invited

On our refrigerator sits an invitation to the Montcalm Community College Foundation Scholarship Celebration. Inside the card it politely states, “You are cordially invited to attend this special celebration to honor the donors and the recipients.” I am both humbled and proud to say I am neither a donor nor a recipient. The invitation was addressed to my wife, Kathleen, whose academic achievements are…