Sunday, April 5, 2020

MCC turns 100

It was December 27, 1944, and Mennonite Central Committee’s (MCC) executive committee was meeting to discuss how Mennonites might respond to shocking reports of...

On the road to recovery

I will never forget the first time I shared in an accountability group for pornography addiction. I was ashamed and nervous, had a dash...

Do what Jesus does

The Christian Leader invites readers to share stories and theological reflections as we think together this year about what it means to be healthy...

A new prescription for loving God

When was the last time you had your vision tested? If you are anything like me, it’s been a while. I don’t like vision...

Living well by loving well

When we experience growing and loving relationships with the Father, ourselves and those around us, we are living God’s design for our lives with...

Choices

“As Jesus and his disciples were on their way, he came to a village where a woman named Martha opened her home to him. She...

Avoiding tarnished teaching

How does your church select from the many stewardship curriculums available today?  Do you gravitate to what everyone else is using or the one...

A durable calling

I recently celebrated 25 years of pastoral ministry at Mountain View Church in Fresno, California. You can’t help but reminisce a little when you...