These People

September 28, 2020
Okay… fine… I guess… … …these people.
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September 21, 2020
Maybe we have looked at the walls around us and let our imaginations stretch only so far.
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September 14, 2020
I’m not done with you yet. Come see my garden. It’s full of life.
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Doing the Work

September 7, 2020
Sometimes, I have even been the people who I aspire to be… for a while.
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Open Your Eyes!

August 31, 2020
We’re not doing this to be funny. We need you to trust us right now.
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Heads Up Eyes Wide

August 24, 2020
God’s story, our story, isn’t a nice G-rated morality tale. It’s a life and a relationship. And that means that there is always more.
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A Version of Ruby Payne's Cultural Table

Ruby Payne and the Art of the Cold Reading

August 12, 2020
Payne's table resonates because it's the sociological equivalent of cold reading.
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Be the Church: Enjoy This Life

August 10, 2020
A few years ago, I was applying for jobs. I had about twelve years of experience as a fundraiser. I had managed annual funds and asked for major gifts and run planned giving efforts. I was a Certified Fund Raising Executive. I was shiny and promising and looked good on paper. So I sent out […]
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I’m a pastor, an author, and a nonprofit development and communications professional. My passion, my mission, and my calling is bringing people together to do good, with a particular focus on serving people who are experiencing poverty and other forms of marginalization.

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