Wednesday’s Word | 10.7.20

Wednesday's Word - October 7th, 2020

In this incredibly divisive time, many are given the opportunity to speak against those they oppose. Circumstances are fluid, and there never seems to be a lack of opportunity to run down, tear down, throw “gotcha” … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 9.30.20

Wednesday's Word - Choose Joy

If you’re like me, disappointments don’t settle on you very easily. Nobody likes to be disappointed. It leaves you feeling as if you failed somehow. You didn’t achieve what you set out to do, you didn’t make the … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 9.23.20

Wednesday's Word - September 23, 2020

As I write to you today, I am at the foot of the Sangre De Cristo mountains in Santa Fe, New Mexico. It is a lovely Fall morning here, with clear skies. I’m lodging in downtown Santa … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 9.16.20

Preston Hollow United Methodist Church - No Regrets, Just Love

I just got word that a dear sweet lady who is a member of a former church of mine, is in the last steps of her earthly journey. It makes me sad to know she is … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 9.9.20

Preston Hollow UMC - Wednesday's Word - Sept 9

Reflecting on this past Labor Day, I have seen some Facebook posts that reminded me of my past and also of what the future holds. In my former life, prior to seminary and pastoring churches, … Read More


Wednesday's Word - September 2

My daddy’s word to me was “sticktoitiveness.” He always told my brother and me the only true way to success, to achieving anything of real value, was to have the quality of “sticktoitiveness.” Of course, what he … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 8.26.20

Wednesday's Word - August 26, 2020

Do you ever get tired of it all? By that, I mean, do you ever just take in every thing that seems to be going on and become so very tired? The Covid-19 pandemic has raged … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 8.19.2020

Wednesday's Word - August 19, 2020

I recently made a purchase of a bicycle. I know I need to do something for some exercise and to tend to my physical body. A clergy colleague and friend of mine recently started riding a bicycle, … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 08.12.20

Wednesday's Word - Community

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about what it means to be in community. A couple of definitions of the word community sort of get at the root meaning of the word… a group … Read More

Wednesday’s Word | 8.5.2020

First, let me simply say blessings on you as we enter into August. You and I have been truly blessed, even in the midst of all we are going through. God has been with us, and continues … Read More