Rustlings

Rustlings (April 24, 2017)

In just a few days, I will be welcomed back to Greenville. After nearly two weeks in Israel, I’ll be back home. I’ll be welcomed by a stack of mail, a list of ‘to-do’s’ and some smiles and handshakes from friends, children and parishioners. This week, our friends from...

Roadrunner Memories

Tuesday, March 21, twenty-two Roadrunners journeyed to Social Circle, GA, to have lunch at the internationally acclaimed Blue Willow Inn. The group enjoyed an elegant buffet of Southern cuisine, featuring a variety of delicious soups, meats, vegetables, and desserts....

Rustlings (April 17, 2017)

At 6:00 yesterday morning (Monday, April 17), a group of sleepy-eyed, excited pilgrims gathered in the parking lot of First Baptist Greenville. We boarded a bus and were shuttled through the early morning commuter traffic of Atlanta. We arrived at the Atlanta airport...

Rustlings (April 10, 2017)

Today was my last day at Montreat Conference Center. I had been leading a retreat for incoming students in the Certificate of Spiritual Formation program. After morning prayers, I decided to take a hike up Graybeard Mountain. I walked the bridge across Flat Creek and...

Rustlings (April 3, 2017)

I asked a favor of you and you responded beautifully. Thank you. Thank you for attending the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship of South Carolina (CBFSC) assembly this past weekend. Many were not able to attend, but many others comfortably filled our Sanctuary, were...

Rustlings (March 27, 2017)

I know it’s the first week of Spring. I know we are days away from Easter. I know outdoor temperatures are beginning to tap the 80’s, but it feels like Christmas to me! (And not just because we sang Christmas carols during worship this past Sunday!) I’m feeling the...