Tag: Easter

Apr 17

"We BECAME a Church; without walls, without a steeple!"

When a huge tree fell in his yard, Pastor Don Richards had a vision. Instead of chopping it into firewood, he had the tree made into a giant cross. And on Good Friday, hundreds of his neighbors made a very public belief statement by carrying the 14-ft., 425-lb. reminder of Christ’s suffering through the streets. …

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Mar 06


Today’s word is night, and for night I recommend the masterpiece by Elie Wiesel.   Night is Elie Wiesel’s masterpiece, a candid, horrific, and deeply poignant autobiographical account of his survival as a teenager in the Nazi death camps. This new translation by Marion Wiesel, Elie‘s wife and frequent translator, presents this seminal memoir in the …

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Feb 26

Day 12, Vision

These photos show me placing ashes on the foreheads of students or staff members here at Drew I choose these photos for the word vision because my prayer is that they will represent a vision of future Ash Wednesday service that I will be able to hold as a Pastor myself.  by

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Feb 15

Lenten Photo a Day Challenge Day 2

Yesterday’s word was return, it took me an extra day to return but this is a picture of the front door of the man I will marry in the fall. My soulmate, my love, my life, and my partner in discovering God’s voice in each other’s life, and with God’s will, in helping others discover …

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Mar 20


I am a little late in writing about Lent we are well into the Lenten Season now but I wanted to reflect on it a bit anyway. Lent is the 40 day season before Easter that the Christian Church spends in reflection on the sacrifices Jesus made for us. Sundays are not included in the …

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