There is not much difference between fathers and sons. A few years, some different genetic material, and of course that persistent generational gap that is carved between them by different cultural values that pervade the world around them. Fathers and sons, joined by so much, still tend to see the world differently. Sons see the … Continue reading Father’s Day
Ten years ago a few of us had an idea that we should try to put on a block party for our community. We put up a few tents, a bounce house, organized some activities, played some music, and invited our friends to come join us for a fun and free afternoon. It was a … Continue reading Ten Years
It’s been a little while since I’ve last written to update you on the progress of the Re:New Life renovation plans, but I think you’ll feel it was worth the wait once you’ve finished reading this update. As of the writing of this post we have entered into an agreement with James Tefft Custom Builders … Continue reading We Have a Date!
“Friendship...is born at the moment when one man says to another ‘What! You too? I thought that no one but myself...’” CS Lewis, The Four Loves About 10 years ago I sat at a table at an East Side Mario’s restaurant in Seekonk, Massachusetts with one of our denomination’s district officials. Nick and I had … Continue reading Friend, Mentor, Pastor
We have officially entered that strange time of year between Christmas and Easter where there isn’t much happening because the weather is cold and most of us don’t really want to go anywhere or do anything outside of the house. I do, however, have some exciting news to share with you about our Re:New Life … Continue reading Building Project Moving Ahead
What if I had it to do over again—would I willingly travel the same path if it meant I’d end up exactly where I am now?
We are now much closer to January 2018 than we are to January 2017. That means that you probably can’t remember some of the things that seemed so important at the beginning of the year because they’ve gotten crowded out of your mind by the pressing things that are right in front of you. In … Continue reading Important Building Fund Updates