Magnified

 Have you ever noticed that in December traffic on the road, in shopping malls, and even in parking lots is magnified. Attendance at worship services is magnified, and yes, even our intake of cookies is magnified. And, if we listen to Christmas songs on the radio...

May We Love Alike

  Sometimes I am asked how the Methodist Church compares with other churches. Of course, that is a question which would take hours to answer fully. But a short answer might be this: both former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former president George W....

Finding Christ

  Last week I met someone who could not hide her disappointment in me upon learning I have two cats. For you see, she is a dog person. So, for her, cat people are excluded.So, with this little interaction in mind, I want to tell you that my plan for the video was...

The Wesleyan Way

  I am grateful to say that I am a fifth generation Methodist. I first learned the stories of the faith in my home and as I went to church with my parents at the Allapattah UMC in Miami, Florida. I was educated in a United Methodist college and seminary. Funds...

Good News

  I created this week’s video because I am hearing so much doom and gloom about the future.  Given my faith, I absolutely reject such a vision of the future. Both Republicans and Democrats tell us that if the opponent is elected president next year that America...

Journeys

  As I looked at Facebook earlier this week I noticed many photos of kids and adults embarking on new journeys. Preschoolers I knew at an earlier church now off to first day at Middle School. My youth director at my previous church now going to her first day at...