On The Up And Up, Week 1 — Traveler’s Advisory

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBia-3XGDdU   Our lives are always headed somewhere. For some of us, we’re taking a step back. Others, moving from one side to another. But what would it look like if our life trajectory was headed up? What if the phrase “on...

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What A “Regular” Day Showed Me About Ministry

Yesterday afternoon, I went to jail. Then to a hospital room. Then to another hospital room. Then to a nursing home. I was out of the office and away from my computer for several hours straight. That's really not that unusual -- at least for the course of most of my...

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“Clear Your Head” Sermon Rewind

The final message in the BrainWashing series wasn't so much a sermon as a guided series of movements. Working off the premise that To Clear Your Head, Lift Your Heart, I wanted people actually to experience that ways in which various acts of worship led to more...

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BrainWashing Week 6 — Clear Your Head

Have you ever felt your thinking was like this?     Foggy?  Murky?  Cloudy?  Uncertain? The fact is, we're all in a fog.  And so we need something to clear our heads. The great thing about this coming Sunday is that not only do we talk about what that...

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So This Is Happening Today

Here in Lake Junaluska, NC, surrounding by about 2,500 United Methodist friends . . . . . . .and in the middle of worshipping, networking, fanning, politicking, voting, reminiscing, and reconnecting, there's also a bit of time for . . . Head Scratchers celebrating....

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