What’s in a name: We must carry on the work of Deacon Terry Star

Greetings, Brothers and Sisters! Old Mother Nature certainly teased us this week with glorious weather on Monday – and even a hope of spring – followed so quickly by 7 or 8 inches of snow here in Hillsdale on Wednesday.  Despite the weather, I am enjoying my Spring Break and the opportunity to leisurely work … Continue reading What’s in a name: We must carry on the work of Deacon Terry Star

Call for Day of Prayer: A focus on atrocities in South Sudan

Greetings, Friends! It’s Olympic time! I am rather sad to admit that while all these well-trained and physically fit athletes are demonstrating their talents, I have become a couch-potato glued to the TV watching their events! I really enjoy the camaraderie that we get to see between teams of many nations. One delightful example happened at the … Continue reading Call for Day of Prayer: A focus on atrocities in South Sudan

Speaking out against LGBT discrimination

Greetings, Friends! Sporting events abound this winter.  We made it through the Super bowl (congratulations, Seahawks!) and are now awaiting the beginning of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.  Along with the pleasure of watching professional and amateur athletes compete, we get the opportunity to express our differences, be they about the various teams, … Continue reading Speaking out against LGBT discrimination