Yesterday we hosted a friend, and visiting missionary, Kit Ripley for the day. Kit works with the New Life Center Foundation in Thailand.


The last few days have been difficult, which is my greatest understatement of 2017. I have a few statements to make on the events of the weekend.

The problem of power

Introduction The following is a sermon based on Luke 1:46-55. I’m aware there are many non-Christian readers of this site, and a sermon is probably not your cup of tea. Given what’s going on in the world, however, I’ll hope you take the time to read today’s post. What we see identified as “Christianity” in…

Police, Race, Community & Shalom

About a week ago Palmyra put up a sign advertising an upcoming town hall, co-sponsored by the NAACP and the Palmyra Police department. Given all the highly publicized 1 issues between law enforcement and the African-American community, I felt this was a meeting worth attending. The problem with attending, however, was the fact that I’m…