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My Neighbor 2020

My Neighbor 2020

Hopeful Ones, What a privilege it has been for us to learn new ways to be neighbor right in the heart of Stillwater. Under the leadership of John Hodler, Jeff Anderson and Roger Funk, over 100 volunteers showed up to receive training and participate in creating a...
PLAY (and photos!) for Lent

PLAY (and photos!) for Lent

PHOTO A DAY FOR LENTFor a cool way to connect to Lent (you or your family), take a picture a day using the word that’s given. Where did you see God?  What do you see? What shimmers around you? A couple weeks back, we went to visit and celebrate birthdays for my...
Try Not to Flinch

Try Not to Flinch

One of the things that I love (and also loath) about my children is that they pick up on everything. The mood. The mannerisms. My movements. Everything. Our kids, are little imitators. They are sponges. They pick up on everything. It might have been something on the...
Nothing?

Nothing?

Siblings in Christ, I have heard it a hundred times but this time it came from the mouth of someone so wise, so open, so expansive in their thinking, it was like hearing it for the first time. “My kids are now nothing. My grandchild will be raised as nothing.”...
2020 – What a Year

2020 – What a Year

Happy New Year, Trinity (even though technically at already started in Advent)! But what a year it is: 2020. Just the numbers alone seem to hold some rare significance, right? Can you believe it? I mean perfect vision is 20/20. Hindsight is 2020. MMXX. But numerology...