The Word on the Street

The Word on the Street

All I Ever Wanted

A number of years back, I came across a piece of poetry that spoke powerfully to bothheart and soul – poignant, yet profound; a touch of melancholy, but with meaning beyond measure. I have kept a copy of it tucked away in the Bible that was presented to me by Bishop Hodapp at my... [ Full Post ]

The Love-Hate Continuum

Putting away falsehood, let all of us speak the truth to our neighbors, for we are members of one another. Be angry but do not sin; do not let the sun go down on your anger, and do not make room for the devil. —Ephesians 4:25-27 There is a lot of pent-up anger that has been... [ Full Post ]

Color Me Joyful!

Our lay working group that is focused upon Downtown Involvement & Event Promotion has come up with a creative and fun way of engaging the un-churched and under-churched: a coloring book featuring the stained-glass windows of our church. “A coloring book?” you ask. At... [ Full Post ]

Be a Minyan at Vacation Bible School 2016

It's time to sign up to be a Minyan of God at Vacation Bible School this summer! Who: 3 year olds through 5th graders; 6th graders and older will be helpers When: July 25 - 28, 5:45-8:00 pm; supper will be served from 5:00 - 5:45 pm Where: First Wayne Street! Why: You will have... [ Full Post ]

All Things United Methodist

2016 General Conference of The United Methodist Church is meeting in Portland, Oregon as I write this (May 14-20). General Conference is the top policy-making body of The United Methodist Church, convening every four years. The conference is comprised of lay and clergy delegates from around the... [ Full Post ]

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