Earth Day 2015: Sustaining and Renewing the Life of the Earth

As many of you know, I grew up in a thriving agricultural community. The connection to the land was literally life and livelihood giving. As well, I was fortunate to grow up spending time on the lake, in the river, and in the forest for a variety of recreational activities. Consequently, deep in my DNA … More Earth Day 2015: Sustaining and Renewing the Life of the Earth

The Season of Epiphany: How Christ is Being Made Known

For many it is a cheesy camp song. Yet there is something incredibly inspiring when you hear a large space filled with young folks belting out with passionate conviction, “They will know we are Christians by our love, by our love!” One of the things that I have come to notice with a significant number … More The Season of Epiphany: How Christ is Being Made Known