Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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...

Hearing from God in the discord

It seems we live in a time filled with dissent. Often protest and dissent seem unruly, disrespectful, even chaotic. Many of us experience dissent...

Becoming “my church” people

There is one word that can ignite a range of emotion in a range of people unlike any other. There is one word that...

All of us together — the body of Christ

I didn't grow up Mennonite Brethren, but I feel like I am really part of this Mennonite Brethren family. A few months back, I...

Celebrating how our past must impact our future

I was born into a Mennonite Brethren family, and I didn’t fully understand its significance until I grew up, so to speak. I am...

Praying like Jesus

Do you believe that God can do more in the next years than he has done in the past years? Three years ago, we...

When we disagree

For almost 20 years, the U.S. Conference of MB Churches (USMB) has followed the policy regarding women in ministry that was adopted by delegates...

The words we sing

It’s been about 40 years since contemporary worship music first started showing up in Mennonite Brethren churches. Since that time, it has easily overtaken...