We Are Not Facing the Big Issues Alone

Grace O'Connor

3/28/2019

Hearing from so many others who view climate change as a worrisome issue was helpful for me personally in recognizing that nobody must face it alone.


Many Voices One Mission: The Backbone of Silver Lake

Ryan Gackenheimer

3/27/2019

"It truly is a life changing experience being a counselor." — Rev. Ryan Gackenheimer


Youth and Racism

Isaac Monts

3/21/2019

"At our last Conference Wide "Did You Know" Youth Racial Justice Program, there were many young people who didn't know." — Isaac Monts


Have Our "Eighth Graders" Arrived?

Georgette Huie

3/20/2019

"In a church I served, one dad had this to say about 8th graders: “It’s as if your smiling, happy-go-lucky child is abducted one night by aliens..."


Many Voices One Mission: Cultivating Connections

Pam Arifian

3/20/2019

"The magic is in connecting their hearts and minds with wonder and beauty of the planet..." — Pam Arifian


Together As One: Catching a Breath and Watching the Winds Blow

Donald Remick

3/20/2019

In the midst of this season of Lent there is a calling to pause, listen and watch for the movement of the Spirit and breathe deeply the presence of God.  In those moments my reflections wander to the movement of God’s Spirit in the last weeks and months.  When I visited each Association Fall Meeting I talked about the current moment in the evolution and journey towards coming together into a new Conference: Together As One (TA1).   I spoke of the need in this early phase to build relationships...


Many Voices One Mission: Justice Is Local

Wendy Vander Hart

3/13/2019

"Our most vital churches have a pulse on their neighborhood and are actively serving God’s people..." —Rev. Wendy Vander Hart


Grow: Part Two

Dan Smolnik

3/7/2019

Part Two of Dan Smolnik's look at church growth patterns.


Many Voices One Mission: There Are No Easy Answers

Tiffany Vail

3/6/2019

"It’s never easy to admit you don’t have the answers." —Tiffany Vail


Grow: Part One

Dan Smolnik

2/28/2019

"Across America, the Church is not disappearing at all." - Dan Smolnik


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