Sermon: July 6th, 2014

Exodus 3:10-14.

God says to Moses through the burning bush:

10 So come, I will send you to Pharaoh to bring my people, the Israelites, out of Egypt.” 11 But Moses said to God, “Who am I that I should go to Pharaoh, and bring the Israelites out of Egypt?” 12 He said, “I will be with you; and this shall be the sign for you that it is I who sent you: when you have brought the people out of Egypt, you shall worship God on this mountain.

13 But Moses said to God, “If I come to the Israelites and say to them, ‘The God of your ancestors has sent me to you,’ and they ask me, ‘What is his name?’ what shall I say to them?” 14 God said to Moses, “I am who I am.” He said further, “Thus you shall say to the Israelites, ‘I am has sent me to you.’”  

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Pastor? Yes or No

Regardless of what I’ll admit or say out loud, some days I ponder the possibility of becoming a minister, and I think… I can totally do this. This is what God is calling me to be. Other days, I think that if I were in charge of the spiritual formation of other human beings we would all be royally screwed. The thing that terrifies me about the possibility of discerning that I have been called to the ministry is Continue reading

I’m Alive :)

Dearest friends,

I have posted my weekly reflections for the past three weeks of my internship. Yes, your harassing texts and Facebook messages have coerced me into finally catching up. I appreciate the accountability! Let me tell you, working in a church is no joke. I don’t see how pastors of any kind get sleep. At all. My hats off you brave men and women pastors. Since I have been MIA, let me assure you I am answering Facebook messages as I can, and wifi can be a bit spotty. Continue reading

Welcome Address:

My dear friends,

WELCOME! I plan to write this blog to explore life beyond the four walls of the ordinary. I’m trying to do something new, and I have never attempted to write a blog… so I’m giving it a shot. For those of you that don’t know me well, I imagine the blog will give you some insight into me and my life. Continue reading