Water

I have water in my basement.  It started about a month ago with some dampness in the corner of my “Yellow Room.”  It’s sort of like my attic.  It’s a junk room.  It looks somewhat similar to my office, actually.  Anyway, there was some moisture in the corner, so I

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Thankful

I walked my daughter Sophia out to her car this morning so that she could ride to school.  I quickly calculated when I went back inside that I’ve put Sophia in that car more than 2000 times over the last 11 years that she has been attending the Faison School

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Training

Last week a team of 7 from our church attended the Leadership Institute at the The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Kansas City. Church of the Resurrection is the largest United Methodist church in the denomination with around 20,000 members. This past Easter they just started worshipping in

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Happy Meal?

This morning one of our three-year old preschoolers was in my office crying.  She missed her Mom and Dad.  I gave her a hug and tried to be positive, but she wasn’t having any of it.  As I have before, I told her that if her parents don’t come to

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Big Changes

The past couple of weeks have been a bit surreal for me.  If you weren’t here on Sunday, Charles announced that I will be leaving the staff of Wright’s Chapel.  Making the decision to resign my position at Wright’s Chapel was not something I had intended to do.  But as

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Getting our hands dirty

My dad and my older daughter Sophia spend a lot of time together.  I suspect that they will spend even more time together now that my mom has died.  Sophia has numerous special needs and intellectual limitations, but those limitations have not in any way limited her ability to express

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Youth ministry

As Charles mentioned last week we are making some changes here at the church. Starting September 17th we will be adding a 4th worship service on Sunday evenings at 5:30pm. We are excited about the potential of this additional service. We believe this will provide an opportunity to reach new

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