Rustlings (November 12, 2018)

Rustlings (November 12, 2018)

I have barely unpacked from sabbatical. I have been back in the office for less than a week, and today, I find myself writing an article about traveling…again. No worries, the trip is not until December 2019, and it’s really more about you traveling than me. For...
Rustlings (November 5, 2018)

Rustlings (November 5, 2018)

I took my last drive across the Golden Gate Bridge today. The 1.7 mile span of steel is an amazingly flexible structure. Its arch can bear enough weight to vertically drop 15 feet, and the bridge can horizontally sway 27 feet. Typical winds only sway the bridge about...
Rustlings (October 29, 2018)

Rustlings (October 29, 2018)

Wynn Again… In January, 2017, I received an email from a longtime friend named Steve. He sent the email to me and to another longtime friend named Allen. Steve’s email to us was an invitation to join him in walking the Camino de Santiago. Here’s a portion of...
Rustlings (October 22, 2018)

Rustlings (October 22, 2018)

Trunk or Treat FIRST BAPTIST GREENVILLE AND NICHOLTOWN MISSIONARY BAPTIST SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28, 5:00-7:00 PM You may find it hard to believe that it has been seven years since First Baptist and Nicholtown Missionary Baptist Churches formed a partnership to provide a...
Rustlings (October 15, 2018)

Rustlings (October 15, 2018)

What comes to mind when you read the following words: Calendar planning? Budgets? Committee meetings – Finance, Property, Personnel, Committee on Committees, etc.? (We have a lot of committees!) Hiring policies? Personnel policies? Conflict resolution? If you are...
Rustlings (October 8, 2018)

Rustlings (October 8, 2018)

It’s almost here, my favorite day of the year! This Sunday, October 14, is Children’s Sabbath, the day when our children lead us in worship. If you need a jolt of joy in your life—or a chance to witness staggering courage and true beauty and wide-open faith—I hope...