Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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...

Consumers or disciples

We live in a world that focuses on consuming things. Our cities have stores all over the place, and from the construction...

Home for the holidays

In the 1971 television movie The Homecoming, John Walton, Sr., is delayed in town on Christmas Eve. His wife, at home, learns there has...

Thank a lot!

Before that day, I never really understood how important it is to give thanks. I remember it vividly: cross country skiing on the shores...

Do we have eyes to see?

There is very little in my DNA that inclines me toward patience. I frequently choose the self-check service at stores because even if I’m...

What child is this?

The traditional Christmas carol asks, “What child is this who laid to rest on Mary’s lap is sleeping?” That’s the real question as we...

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...