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Ash Wednesday: Moving Out of the Shadows

2/23/2017

Our Lenten journey is one of moving out of the darkness of sin and the shadows of doubt into the new life in Christ—"birth from above."


Ash Wednesday: Moving Out of the Shadows

2/23/2017

Our Lenten journey is one of moving out of the darkness of sin and the shadows of doubt into the new life in Christ—"birth from above."


5 gifted people who should be on your team

1/23/2017

Ephesians 4:11 gives us the makeup of a high-impact team that is worth assembling in ministry.


Partnership: From one-off to on-board

1/23/2017

St. Paul's UMC in Mendota Heights used a one-time grant to form a partnership with a local elementary school; that partnership has continued to expand.


Supporting our missionaries

1/12/2017

Sixty-five churches in our conference help support 17 missionaries in 10 countries through covenant relationships. Here's how you can support them.


Such as we are, such are the times

1/5/2017

God has invited us to be co-creators in life. Whether you consider these the best or the worst of times, let us live well because we are the times.


On this spirit walk: A prayer heard ’round the world

12/20/2016

The pipeline resistance movement gives us the opportunity to respond to Anita Phillips’ invitation to see, hear, find Christ in, and claim our native neighbors.


Home

12/19/2016

Knowing you have Jesus in your heart, and knowing you have shelter, safety, and care, I hope you will consider making another donation this Christmas season.


Are you an unintentional diminisher?

12/13/2016

Rev. Ben Ingebretson lists factors that, if present, may suggest you have drifted toward being an “unintentional diminisher” rather than a multiplier.


An Interrupted Life: Bishop's Christmas message

12/7/2016

God is constantly seeking to interrupt our lives; commanding our attention; disorienting us; calling us to make room for God in our hearts and our lives.


Being in Christ and being Christ for others

12/7/2016

Where our hearts are moved to help others is where God is calling us to get involved, and where our hearts are moved is determined by God, not by geography.


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