Tag Archives: helping others

Making Room for Others

The Mason UMC is making apple butter today for about the 30th year.  They’ve been through ups and downs over the years and seen some years where they didn’t have enough people to stir.  I’ve heard stories of people on … Continue reading

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I’d hate to be sitting on that kind of cash if Jesus came back

I cannot see God being really happy with a church sitting on a whole bunch of cash when 330,000 children in the world became infected with AIDS last year, and so many die from preventable things like malaria and lack of clean drinking water. Continue reading

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Power to the community and to the world

My friend Tom Beckette is pastor at Nighbert Memorial UMC in Logan WV.  In his sermon yesterday he compared the church to a power plant and inferred that we are the “power lines” that carry the power to our neighbors … Continue reading

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Blessed to Be a Blessing

Yesterday I received a call from a pastor friend from another church.  His family had been out of their parsonage (their home provided by the church) because of the electricity outages in WV.  Because of some investigating due to the … Continue reading

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