Fresh Buzzies

Dear Church, I grew up having a buzz cut. I vividly remember sitting in the high top chair with a towel around my shoulders as my Mom would give me “the buzzies.” I had a buzz cut all the way up until Junior High when I thought that it was a...

Choosing Today

Dear Church, After morning worship this past Sunday I noticed Don and Barbara Klein sitting by themselves in the wooden chairs along the south side of the Fellowship Hall. It was nearly 11:20am so almost everyone had already left the....

Power Of The Word

Dear Church, I was in Holland, MI last Friday for a Western Seminary event. I had a few hours to spare so, after meeting my Mom for coffee, I drove a block north from downtown to Freedom Village. Freedom Village is the senior living facility...

Prayer Partners

Dear Church, Boom. Bang. Pow. These noises that have become normal for us over the last few weeks, especially this week. I got a chance to visit with family and friends this week on the fourth. There was tons of food: grilled chicken, rib tips, brats....

The Noise Of Liberty

Dear Church, Boom. Bang. Pow. These noises that have become normal for us over the last few weeks, especially this week. I got a chance to visit with family and friends this week on the fourth. There was tons of food: grilled chicken, rib tips, brats....