Serve Others in our Pain

Serve others in transition when I’m in pain!!!! Are you serious? I probably have brushed over one crucial area too quickly as I have blogged about the change process, “endings,” “transition,” “new beginnings.” God fashioned us to influence others, which means, serve others. Certainly, we are acutely conscious of our own strong feelings from loss … Read more

The Change Process: Endings & New Beginning…& Transition

Change Process! For you, is it positive or negative? The Senior Pastor at the local church I’m a part of just retired, and the new Senior Pastor will begin one week from today. I’m looking forward to the change with anticipation, and I’m also heavy about some of the “endings.” Change is tough for many … Read more

Radical Mutuality, Linking Truth to Life through 1 John

Radical Mutuality! When I read a book, I like to know why the author has written. John carefully gives us at least two reasons. First, that God’s people experience ecstatic joy as we respond by faith to the invitation of God the Father and Son to share life in relational koinonia both with God and … Read more