Announcement and Experiment

Announcement and Experiment

I think most know by now, but in June I’ll be back under an appointment.  I’ll be serving part time at Hopewell UMC.  This I am quite excited about.  So, for the last couple weeks I’ve been dusting off my sermonizing brainstorm abilities.  With this I have a little experiment I would like to try. […]

Bell’s Hells – The thing beneath the controversy

Bell’s Hells – The thing beneath the controversy

There has been a bit of controversy surrounding Rob Bell’s new book I playfully like to call “I’m a Universalist and there is no Hell” (I like to call it that because evidently that should have been the title based off the reaction by a particular group that made all kinds of judgments about it […]

Ash Wednesday Reflections

Ash Wednesday Reflections

Ashes to ashes, dust to dust, from the earth you came, to the earth you shall return. Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of lent, a 40 day preparation towards the cross and ultimately resurrection.  It is a time of preparation, it is a time of in some ways dying.  Because death is the engine of […]