A Big Scary Place: What if you just turned back?

August and September are an important time of the year for many families. These are the days when school comes back in session. That means there are countless kids, parents, teachers, and administrators in the midst of a very anxious time right now—because, while going back to school can be exciting and fun, it can also be stressful and worrying. The world can look…

BROKEN

BROKEN You Don’t Have to be “Fixed” to be Whole Many people struggle with faith when bad things happen in their lives. ​Though faith can be a great blessing in the midst of life’s struggles, it can also be particularly challenging for Christians to understand why things go wrong. People often ask: If God is good, and if God is all powerful…then why do…

Pastor’s Blog

When I became the pastor of Maize Manor UMC, there was a long chain of events that took place. For a stretch of time it felt like each new day brought another new thing I realized was going to change my life. One of those changes was the house my family and I live in. While serving at Church of the Messiah, we lived…