Friday, February 28, 2020

Sowers, seeds and sermons

Since leaving pastoral ministry a little over a year ago and moving to the opposite side of the pulpit, I have listened to many...

The very words of God

Lynn: Public Bible reading in worship has strong biblical support. When Moses gave the Torah to Israel, he commanded the people to read it...

Hope to see you again—and why that might happen

Do you remember the least favorite of essays you had to write every new school year? “How I spent my summer vacation” or something...

Life on mission

There is little chance that anyone who has chosen to be in a faith-follow relationship with Jesus would not “vote for” living as a...

Family retreat vs. family vacation

We often talk about the challenges faced when getting caught up in the fast pace of today’s world. It can be hard to find...

The place God called me

In anticipation of the USMB study conference on women in vocational ministry hosted by the U.S. Board of Faith and Life Jan....

Survey reveals women serve USMB churches in variety of roles

The CL staff wanted to learn more about how women serve our congregations. So, we reviewed USMB church English-language websites and found...

Heaven on earth

I am blessed to serve as a pastor with Butler Avenue MB Church—Butler for short.  Butler is an incredibly diverse church on the southeast...