Sunday, September 24, 2017

Too curious?

Children are curious. Some may read this statement and hear that children are strange and tend to do funny or peculiar things. Others may...

Where to start

What a wonderful and exciting time to be a part of the USMB family. This is a new season of partnering together that crosses...

Sending the next generation

I’ve been the full-time youth pastor at the same church for 13 years, and I’ve never taken students to summer camp. Summer camp has...

The miracle I needed

When my college years ended, I decided to set a few goals, and they were as follows: I want to become manager of a...

Dreams for the future

I often day dream while on the road. I get plenty of windshield time and moments to reflect while sitting on a plane. I...

Ears that hear

“Listen,” said Paul Klassen. “Not for agreement but to understand each other.” Klassen is a retired USMB pastor, and he made this appeal during...

5 minutes with Dot Quiring

It was Friday afternoon—time to unwind after another intense week working with preschoolers, some with special needs, and their parents at Heartland Community School...

Eggshells and asking why

Rethinking our motives when we worship by David Vogel My mother-in-law has stayed with us some since Claire was born, helping with housework, nighttime and cooking....