Pastoral Letter to the Downtown Community This is a letter I sent to our Downtown Community this week after completion of the United Methodist Church’s General Conference. I am hesitant to post it in this forum as it is a very personal reflection to the people I serve alongside. But if it can be helpful to others then I am grateful for that as well. On paper, nothing has changed. In my heart, I know that is simply not true. That is the most honest expression of my reality right now after General Conference ended. Yes, the Traditional Plan passed … Continue reading Why does it feel so different if nothing changed?
The older I get the more I crave a routine. Oh, I still like change. No worries there! But I find myself drawn to and captured … Continue reading My Morning Routine
From time to time I plan to send pastoral letters addressing whatever is on my heart that I feel would be good to communicate to the … Continue reading My Role as Downtown Pastor at First Church