Some Suggestions a s I Leave!
June 23rd, 2022
Some Suggestions as I Leave!So my time is nearly over.It has been an honor and a joy to have been your Interim Senior Pastor.Thank you for trusting me with your pulpit!The rantings of a crazy Scottish...
Righteousness is not Just a Doctrine.
May 11th, 2022
Righteousness is not just a Doctrine.I was recently filming a video for the non-profit organization I lead and in it I talk about how at times I’ve thought about just jumping on a plane and flying to ...
April 6th, 2022
Like you I have continued to watch and hear what is happening in Ukraine. The initial shock has given way to a constant sense of both disbelief and frustrated anger.(And I know that anger is a very di...
My Cranky Tuesday.
March 16th, 2022
My Cranky Tuesday.I am writing this enews from my 'infamous' Christian cafe in Fresno. (The one that makes me sin too much.)As I opened my MacBook to start writing I took a call from my really good, c...
Losing our Sense(s)!
February 10th, 2022
Losing Our Sense(s)!I just had lunch today (Wednesday) with a Pastor who has the same 'disease' as me!It's always good to talk with someone who has what you have and understands how you feel and what ...
When I Grow Up
February 2nd, 2022
When I Grow UpThis week I was supposed to be flying to Nairobi, Kenya - but Covid (a phrase we are all getting very tired of).Outside of working with churches (and the fun in helping Crosswalk!) I le...
I've Got A New Name!
December 9th, 2021
I've got a new name!You've heard me share that I don't really like my existing name - Gilbert.Since Elementary School when I couldn't pronounce my name without stammering, I've never liked it.So, its ...
New Words For This Years' Advent.
December 1st, 2021
New Words For This Years' Advent.December!Where has 2021 gone?How fast 2022 is approaching us.And before then ....... Christmas!It seems strange but as a Pastor I have always enjoyed preaching Christm...
Strangers But Not Weird
November 18th, 2021
Strangers But Not WeirdSo Bethany and myself have the fun experience of moving house this Saturday.Packing tape, bubble wrap and boxes that are way too heavy to carry!With three kids living under our ...
Good or Great.
November 3rd, 2021
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Sometimes I'm A Lily-Livered Preacher!
October 27th, 2021
Sometimes I'm A Lily-Livered Preacher!This Sunday we end our series called Mastering The Art of Living.Truth be told, I'm ending it a couple of weeks early.Call me chicken, call me lily-livered (from ...
Are You Willing?
October 21st, 2021
One thing I know for sure. I don't know what each day will bring.My husband Harold experienced side pain this past week and ended up in surgery to remove kidney stones too large to pass. He is recover...