Conference Minister

Jottings from June: October 1, 2016

In these waning days of summer (yes, I know that fall has officially arrived) we begin to appreciate the changing temperatures and turn our...

Jottings from June: September 1, 2016

I am mindful as I compose this message of the approaching 15th anniversary of September 11, 2001. Most of us will recall where we were...

Jottings from June: August 15, 2016

Being at National Youth Event in Orlando the last week in July was a place of powerful hope for me. Being with over 3,000...

Jottings from June: August 1, 2016

In many churches, late summer is a time for preparation and early fall a time to kick-off programs. Conference ministry is similar in that...

Jottings from June: July 15, 2016

A voice was heard in Ramah, wailing and loud lamentation, Rachel weeping for her children; she refused to be consoled, because they are no...

Jottings from June: July 1, 2016

What a Jubilee celebration we had at Annual Meeting! This edition of the newsletter will be highlighting the activities of our gathering. Highlights include preaching...

Jottings from June: June 1, 2016

This is an abbreviated edition of the newsletter so we can prepare to welcome you to the 50th Annual Meeting of the Southeast Conference. Our...

Jottings from June: May 15, 2016

Pentecost was on Sunday, May 15. Some call Pentecost the birthday of the church. Some churches celebrate the coming of the Holy Spirit with...

Jottings from June: May 1, 2016

This past week I was reminded of the phrase, “The faster I go, the behinder I get.” Due to other necessary planning for the...

Jottings from June: April 18, 2016

I hope that some of the readers of this column had a chance to see some of the video of the installation of Rev. John...