Do you ever go to bed and grumble over the day’s events I sometimes do. What a difference intentionality makes! This is a month when the focus is on giving thanks. Let’s talk honestly about how to cultivate an attitude of gratitude in the midst … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Kyle Lovett
After the harvest, the fields lie fallow. Next planting season, crops are rotated. How far away our agrarian roots are! What might we harvest, if we were to lie fallow ourselves, and to rotate into something new, come Spring?
Abundance! Everyone wants it. Can everyone have it? Can we ourselves? If we do, how can we articulate and promote our church’s abundance without sounding arrogant and self-serving? Let’s dig into the ideas during this season of harvesting what’s been planted.
We think of ourselves as smart people. Educated. Wise. We’re immersed in Western culture(s) that tell us that head-smarts is the be-all and end-all. What about our intuition? What about our gut feelings? What about our sixth sense? When did we learn to ignore or … read more.
Like “Where you wen’ grad?” “What do you do?” is a defining question. Place. Value. Success. Worth. So much has been tied up in what we do for work, how we earn money. Attitudes have been changing – about physical labor, blue collar work, and … read more.