Foster Care Adoption Ministry

Foster Care Adoption Ministry

EVERYONE CAN DO SOMETHING!! This is the motto we would like to work in to our minds as we move forward with integrating a foster/adopt ministry here at Redeemer. I see our church as one full of caring and compassionate individuals each with unique gifts. There is...

Vitamin D, Shootings, and Winter

Maybe it’s the vitamin D deficiency. Maybe it’s being couped up in a house with 3 loud (and wonderful) children. Maybe it’s the cold and snow slowly wearing down my inner fortitude. Or maybe it’s the constant barage of sad news. Maybe it’s learning of another mass...

The Secret Of Love

Let’s say you love coffee (or tea, or cocoa, or whatever … just go with me here) and I happen to sell the best coffee around. For $5, I will sell you one large (venti??) cup of coffee. But, let’s say that you find the same coffee for $3 somewhere...

What To Do When Your Soul Feels Parched

Parched, Part 1 I woke up from a groggy sleep a few nights ago. After a few several seconds of blinking, the alarm clock across the room was finally visible. 2:21 As I readjusted to go back to sleep, my tongue slid across the top of my mouth and the sound of sandpaper...

5 Thoughts on New Year’s Resolutions

One of my favorite moments in my schedule each year occurs in the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day. During this week I sit down at my desk and spend some time evaluating my last year’s resolutions and setting my next year’s resolutions. Now,...

Busyness During The Christmas Season

Days are short. Calendars are packed. Work is busy. Family get-togethers abound. Vacations are scheduled. Overtime is counted. Presents are purchased. Weather is checked. Trips are planned. The Christmas season is packed with obligations – some of them joyful...