You Don’t Have to Forgive

In my last years of ministry, I quit preaching about forgiveness because it did more harm than good.  When I did speak on the subject, I was aiming at the grudge-holding, petty sniping that went on where people used their resentment to keep others trapped in shame.  However those people never heard me except to … Continue reading You Don’t Have to Forgive

United Methodists Helping Victims of Harvey

One of the things that makes me proud to be a United Methodist is how they respond in times of disaster. Many United Methodist Church buildings are designed to be emergency centers and their doors will be open.  They have a committee called UMCOR--United Methodist Committee On Relief that is active in helping people in … Continue reading United Methodists Helping Victims of Harvey