Gut Check on Discipleship

My kid just turned 5. The bedtime stalling is real. There are a lot of things that you can go without. One night without brushing your teeth? You’ll live. You do not need another drink. We’ll make sure that the teddy bear you left downstairs will be well cared for....

An Important Update from Pastor Anna

Beloved in Christ,  This proposal was released today.  If you are like me, you want to be as informed as possible. I especially want to be informed when it comes to things that impact me. So I was as shocked as many of you were, over news breaking today...

Courage to Follow our Savior

There has been a certain amount of joking on social media about the week between Christmas and New Year’s – people claiming to forget what day it is, what they are supposed to be doing – fueled by leftover cheese and...

Logistics

I manage a lot of logistics. While I am not the sole manager of any of them (except my meal schedule, which is of utmost importance), the balance of family calendar, work schedule, and keeping up with friendships often seems like an endless array of juggling...

Getting Charged Up

Last Wednesday, the evening before Thanksgiving, I had the privilege of serving alongside twenty volunteers from Linworth to go down to Broad Street UMC’s Manna Cafe. This meal provides a respite, a meal, and space safe from the elements for neighbors downtown,...