Life Together IV: Serving Together

Building the Band First United Methodist Church, Thomaston (GA) was my first full-time position as a minister, a county seat church in Central Georgia. It was like a lot of older, established churches back east in that the church had been doing things pretty much the same way for about fifty years. Not that theyContinue reading “Life Together IV: Serving Together”

The Lost Art of Discourse

On the way into the office this morning, I was listening to Morning Edition on NPR. The host was trying to interview a member of Congress regarding the current state of several political issues, notably DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program). The bias was evident and expected, the congressmanContinue reading “The Lost Art of Discourse”