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2019 09 Changing the Conversation

2019 06 Piloting Church - Helping Your Congregation Take Flight

2019 03 State of the Presbytery

2019 01 Quietly Courageous

2018 11 Kitchen Table Giving

2018 09 Climbing the Mountains Ahead of Us

2018 06 Exhibitating the Kingdom of God to Our Neighborhood

2018 03 Whose Mission is It

2018 01 Exhibiting the Kingdom of Heaven in the World

2017 11 Do Something Else

2017 09 How Can a Congregation Get Unstuck

2017 06 How the Mighty Fall

2017 01 State of the Presbytery

2016 09 God's Potters - A Life Worthy of the Gospel

2016 06 Owl Sight - Seeing Your Church with Clarity

2016 04 Joining God in Remaking the World

2016 01 State of the Presbytery

2015 09 Structured for Mission

2015 06 Those Who Hear My Word and Do Them

2015 03 Vanishing Grace

2015 01 The State of the Presbytery

2014 10 Doing the Math of Mission

2014 01 The State of the Presbytery

2013 10 Evenings for Elders

2013 08 The Ordered Ministry of Ruling Elder

2013 06 Moving from Shame-Filled to Grace-Filled Congregations

2013 04 Centerview Resilient Congregations

2013 02 And They Grew in Strength and in Numbers

2013 01 2012 Year in Review

2012 11 A Sustainable Future

2012 10 An Invitation to Holy Conversations

2012 08 Self-Development of People

2012 06 Message from the Thika Partnership

2012 04 Back to Zero

2012 02 Reflections on the 2012 Leadership Training Day

2012 01 Congregations Can Become Multi-Generational

2011 11 Month of Mission

2011 10 Humble Leadership

2011 08 Journey in the Wilderness

2011 06 Speaking Inside and Outside the Walls

2011 04 A Door Set Open

2011 02 Is Your Church a Lifesaving Station

2011 01 Go Therefore and Make Disciples

2010 10 Changing the Scorecard

2010 08 Overcoming Barriers that Divide

2010 06 Creating Cultural Capital

2010 04 The Magnetic Church

2010 02 Practical Theology Leads to Healthy Change

2009 11 Becoming a Thriving Church

2009 10 The Lord of the Dance

2009 08 Bread for the Hungry

2009 06 Planting Seeds of Hope Mission Dollars at Work

2009 04 Mission Program or Missional Life

2009 02 The Equipping Church

2009 01 The Three Circles of the Missional Church

2008 11 The Ministry of the Missional Church

2008 10 Sharing in Mission

2008 04 Looking Down from the Big House

2008 02 The Crucifixion of Ministry

2007 08 Unbinding the Gospel

2007 06 The Rev Peter Smith honored for 25 years

2007 04 Detroit Honored by Modetorial Visit

2006 11 What Do We Appreciate

2006 10 Tri-Centennial of Presbyterianism Celebrated

2006 01-02 Moving Worship and Installation