July 15, 2019

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There are two very important components to any fine art museum. The first, of course, is the art itself. That’s what people pay to see. That’s what they remember. That’s what goes on the refrigerator magnets and key chains in the gift shop. The second important component is...

July 8, 2019

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Due to the 4th of July holiday, the committee did not meet last week. We’ll meet you back here on Monday, July 15th for the next update.

July 1, 2019

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“I’ll have a grande, triple, no foam, extra hot, almond milk latte with one and a half pumps of sugar free vanilla syrup, two Splenda, a splash of heavy cream, a light but noticeable caramel drizzle, and a dusting of cinnamon. And could you put it in a venti cup with one ice...

June 24, 2019

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There is an old Quaker way of praying that helps shed some light on what it means to trust God with this search process, and every other aspect of our lives. Sitting with your hands open and palms up in front of you, the prayer is, “Whatever You put in my hands, Lord, I will...

June 17, 2019

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You arrive at the dentist. You haven’t been in a while, so you’re given some paperwork to fill out. You fill in all the banks and check all the boxes with great ease until you get to the question, “How often do you floss?” You are now facing a moral dilemma. You know the...

June 10, 2019

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In his book Just Do Something: A Liberating Approach to Finding God’s Will, Kevin DeYoung offers some really helpful insight regarding how we align ourselves with God’s will: When I was a kid, I loved to read choose-your-own adventure stories. You’d get to the turning point in...

June 3, 2019

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With school finally out, many will be heading to Adventure Island with their families. If they have small children, they’ll most likely be making their way to a part of the park called “Splash Attack” where kids can climb up and slide down a huge (and very wet!) jungle gym. At...

May 27, 2019

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A question that we are hearing quite often is, “How does it work?” How will this committee actually go about finding the next pastor? Is it simply a matter of collecting resumes, vetting potential candidates, and then choosing the best one? That begs another question – from...

May 20, 2019

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While most level headed people buy their mayonnaise at the grocery store, too many hours of Food Network programming might compel someone to get a little crazy and attempt to make their own. Here’s how it happens: As the voices of Ina, Bobby and Giada ring in your ears you are suddenly...

May 10, 2019

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To ensure a bountiful harvest, the farmer must first prepare the soil. To construct an enduring shelter, the builder must first lay a solid foundation. To craft that mouthwatering, Instagram-worthy menu item, the chef must first prep ingredients and fine-tune the recipe.  To do anything...

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