"Now What?"

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That’s the text message on my phone at 7:15am Wednesday morning. “Now what?” Well… Flashback: November 9, 1960. My birthday. 9:15am. Part of my birth story has always been that I waited to see who was president before I made my debut. My dad was a TV news director at...

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Quick Notes

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Hi! Three things of extreme import this week. 1) Daylight Saving (no “s”) Time ends. Set your clock back an hour when you go to bed. Fall back one hour on Saturday night. If you don’t, you will show up for church an hour early and it will be a 9:15 flash mob instead of a...

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#BlackLivesMatter

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Tuesday night as dusk settled onto Madison, the lawn in front of the theological school at Drew was populated with at least 100 little signs. Each one was a marker with the name of a black person slain by law enforcement in separate incidents across the country just in the last few years. Black...

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Streams

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Streams All things come from you, O God,and to you we return.All things emerge in your great river of lifeand into you we vanish again.At the beginning of this daywe wake not as separate streamsbut as countless currents in a single flowthe flow of this day’s dawningthe flow of this...

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Disaster Strikes - What To Do?

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Disaster Strikes—What To Do? With Sandy not that distant in our memories, everybody here knows the destruction and damage left in the wake of a hurricane. I come from tornado and wildfire country! Out there, it’s not a matter of what, but when disaster strikes. We established a...

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Just Leave Me Alone!

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Just Leave Me Alone!  Every now and then I read something that makes me burst out laughing. Like belly-laugh-out-loud funny. Sometimes it’s great comedy or some meme on Facebook. Sometimes. Sometimes I laugh out loud because I’ve read something that is so true, so real, so...

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Our Story

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So much happening! So much excitement! So much to do! This year’s Rally Day kicked off a new season of ministry for our church—revealing our new sanctuary, presenting Bibles to the youth. It was a great celebration of the Spirit and the electricity running through our...

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Church at 10:15 Sunday—Come And See!

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Check out the church’s Facebook for all the pictures. It will give you a huge hint, but not a wide-angel view. You’ve gotta see it to know how awesome it looks. The first phase of the RENEW Capital Campaign reveals this Sunday at Rally Day. It’s safe to say it. It’s a...

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The Shortest Distance Between Two Points

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September 1. Whew! Summer has come and gone, eh? Here it is, Labor Day weekend. College football starts this weekend and the kids (Sara, Blake and Oliver, the granddog) are coming for a visit, Dad’s Hot Wings, and University of Oklahoma Sooner Football. No, I’m not that big of a...

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