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God is Doing Something New

This last weekend we gathered with the Northwest Mission Area for a fabulous time of conversations, fellowship, networking, learning, worship and of course, lots of good food and fun. This was the last Mission Area Gathering (MAG) of the 2016-17 program year. It has been a blessing to gather with faith communities from across ECMN. … More God is Doing Something New
Tue, 23 May 2017 16:13:33 +0000

New Life and Resurrection

As I have said many times, serving as Bishop of ECMN is both a blessing and a privilege. I am afforded the opportunity to be a part of the most important and celebratory occasions for faith communities and individuals. These are times of great affirmation of the Spirit manifesting itself in the Church and in … More New Life and Resurrection
Wed, 17 May 2017 13:30:22 +0000

Practicing Resilience

I have many interactions with individuals and groups each and every day. In my role as Bishop, sometimes I’m sharing with others in very happy occasions, while at other times, the interactions are much more challenging. The fundamental question that this poses for me, is how do we respond when our hopes, dreams and aspirations … More Practicing Resilience
Tue, 09 May 2017 19:35:07 +0000

New Life Abounds in ECMN!

A couple of Saturdays ago I dropped by the Teens Encounter Christ (TEC) retreat being held at St. Stephen’s in Edina. It’s always my hope to visit these gatherings in time to hear a young person give the traditional talk about God’s unconditional love. This time, I was in luck!  As the young man told … More New Life Abounds in ECMN!
Tue, 02 May 2017 15:52:46 +0000

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