Tag Archives: United Methodist Church

No “Right” Doesn’t Make Healthcare Wrong

With all the discussion regarding the Supreme Court’s decision regarding the Affordable Care Act, some clergy friends of mine have commented on the issue by referring to the United Methodist Church’s stance presented in the Social Principles. These are the denomination’s … Continue reading

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“SKY” VBS Sunday Celebration Sermon: “Trust God, AKA Boldly Go!”

This Sermon concluded the 2012 VBS, the theme of which, “Nothing is impossible with God” It was a wonderful week of great music, stories, games, snacks and fun as we were all reminded that with God the Sky is not … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed It Review Series: “Up”

In honor of the release this weekend of the newest Pixar film “Brave,” I offer my review of “Up,” my favorite Pixar film and one of my favorite films period. This review originally appeared in the June 19th 2009 edition of the North Texas … Continue reading

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VBS, Children’s Ministry, and Special Needs Scattershooting

I was thinking today, how often does one get a chance to let their hair down, literally for those who have it, and figuratively for those of us who are hair challenged?  This week while planning our Vacation Bible School … Continue reading

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Jewels From Jules

Jules Winnfield, the repentant gangster in Quentin Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction,” when trying to explain why he was getting out of “the life” to his unrepentant partner Vincent Vega said his decision came after he “had what alcoholics call a ‘moment … Continue reading

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