Category Archives: Blessings

A paddle and a prayer

This week enjoy a post by my colleague Bob Clark, the Christian Science Committee on Publication for Florida: The world’s fastest growing water sport may also be one of its healthiest. Stand-up paddle boarding (SUP) is the hottest thing on … Continue reading

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The Hunger Games, a conversation with my Sunday School class

I was stunned when my three 13 year old Sunday School students told me that collectively they had read the Hunger Games 16 times and seen the movie nine times. When I asked what it was about the series that … Continue reading

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New View of Church Spurs Renewal and Growth

On a business trip to Rochester about 15 years ago, I was walking through my hotel lobby and noticed the headline on the city’s daily newspaper, “Aging urban churches are being born again”.  Intrigued, I bought the paper.  I was hearing then, what we … Continue reading

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Unsought Blessings

Having lunch with a friend the other day, I shared my bewilderment, “There’s been a pattern in my life of unforeseen events that though I tried to side-step them, actually turned out well.”  She was quiet for a moment, then … Continue reading

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