Monthly Archives: May 2016

Connections

When I was in high school, I began taking organ lessons. I enjoyed it and did some playing at my church and at school. When I went to college, I decided to not continue with lessons. But the director of … Continue reading

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Youth Sunday, May 1: Faith Without Works is Outrageous Nonsense

Whenever I hear this scripture “faith without works is outrageous nonsense,” I think of the song do-re-mi in the movie, the Sound of Music. In the movie, Maria is teaching the von Trapp children to sing.  She begins with the … Continue reading

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Keeping the Fires Burning

There was a little girl named Anna who had the opportunity to meet a little German girl her own age. All afternoon the two girls ran, chased butterflies, played tag, and played dolls together. Anna’s parents were awestruck at how … Continue reading

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Getting Out of God’s Way

When I was in college, there was an organization called Alpha Phi Omega. APO as it was commonly called was an all male fraternity whose purpose was to provide service to the college and the community. The men of APO … Continue reading

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