Part 1 of our new sermon series on Methodism and other Christian religions titled “My Slice of Christianity” inspired by Adam Hamilton’s Christianity’s Family Tree 23,000,000 people can’t be wrong! Or can they? Roughly, that’s how many Jehovah’s Witnesses and Mormons there are in the world today. 23,000,000! The number is actually higher, probably closer to 23.5 million people. Popular thinking often leads us to … Continue reading Who’s In, Who’s Out?
I knew I could make it down the hill. I was headed to a friend’s house after school one day and had brought my roller skates. They had side-by-side big orange wheels, not the inline type of roller skates, and they had these huge orange stoppers at the front of the skate. I carried them with me to the top of the overpass near my … Continue reading To Roller Skate or Not to Roller Skate…
What would it look like if the animals ran the zoo? That’s the image that came to mind the first time I heard about Zappos’ new way of running their business. It’s called a holacracy and it sounds pretty strange. Zappos is primarily an online shoe company. They have been doing phenomenally well. So much so that after only 10 years of doing business they … Continue reading Zappos and God
I do not snore. I do NOT snore. Cassie says I snore, but I do not. Emma says I snore loud enough to wake the dead, but I do not. I’m just not the kind of person who snores. We all KNOW there’s a specific kind of person who snores. You know them when you seem them. And I am not one of them. Never … Continue reading Snoring and Other Introspections