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Healing Lightly

Healing Lightly

I have found myself in the Emergency Room on a number of occasions. Normal: stick in the eye. Not-so-normal: E coli vaccination for cows administered in my thumb (really, but that is a long story).  Whether normal or not-so-normal, I have never hoped the doctor would...

Sardines and Churches

Sardines and Churches

Sardines. They do not get a lot of positive press. Canned sardines smell, well, fishy. They were popular until the 1950s, and since then they have fallen off the menu. I have been told that the only cultural impact of sardines in North America is the history of places...

Healing Lightly

Will Your Church Exist in 10 Years? Visit the Road to Revitalization to Find Out

Will your church exist in 10 years? Visit the Road to Revitalization (R2R) to find out! The Road to Revitalization is a registration-only online invitational event to encourage you to take the PULSE of your church and then pursue greater church health. You can expect...

Rule 1

Rule 1

“Rule 1: Don’t do anything stupid.” I received this sound advice from my coach, Eric Bofinger, just before running the Boston Marathon in 2023. He has shared it with me again while preparing for another marathon in Boston on April 15, 2024. I have struggled to learn...