Abundant Life

What Are Our Storehouses For?

In the coming months, you will likely hear a lot about abundance and scarcity, luxury and lack. We, as a culture, are obsessed with these things. We are obsessed with who has what, who has not, and how each of them got there. We take investment courses and offer classes in our churches designed to… Continue reading What Are Our Storehouses For?

Social Justice

Laugh a Little

Last week I attended a mediation skills training led by Rev. Richard Blackburn of the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center.  During one of the sessions, we were given a picture that describes the movement from consensus to division between individuals or within a group of people. Richard was describing how communication starts to break down and how… Continue reading Laugh a Little