Category Archives: General Interest

River Church Appeal

Nicole and I were called to River Church in Lakewood, Colorado about a year ago. Transitioning as new pastors, moving from out-of-state and in the midst of a global pandemic was a difficult transition. We are also the 5th pastors … Continue reading

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Scripture support to get Vaccinated

It comes down to the 2nd greatest commandment from Jesus, “Love your neighbor as yourself.” It’s as simple as that. Do we take that commandment from Jesus seriously? Then all who are eligible to get vaccinated should heed the words … Continue reading

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Transitions to New Horizons

Big news for us! Nicole and I have accepted co-pastor positions with River Church in Lakewood, Colorado, beginning January 1! We are excited to see how God is leading us to this new adventure, but of course sad to be … Continue reading

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Justice for All?

Scriptures for today from Celtic Daily Prayer: Northumbria Community: Psalm 34:18 The Lord is near to the broken-hearted, and saves the crushed in spirit. Isaiah 66:12-13 For thus says the Lord: I will extend prosperity to her like a river, and the wealth of the … Continue reading

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Pressure pushing down on me, pushing down on you…

Okay, I have always liked this song – it’s a brilliant song! Recently heard of this “no vocals” version and listened to it and loved this version as well! Partly because it highlights both how good the vocals are and … Continue reading

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vEveresting for Rockford Urban Ministries on Leap Day!

I have decided to dedicate my ride to help bring awareness and funding to Rockford Urban Ministries who have lost significant funding this year. My goal is to raise $500 in support of their ministries. Read more about Rockford Urban … Continue reading

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Food Waste + Poop = Electricity

Listening to the recent NPR Short Wave Popcast on the episode for January 7, 2020 called “Food Waste + Poop = Electricity”. I loved this Podcast as it touched on a couple issues for me – concern over global warming … Continue reading

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Comparing my Performance road bike to my new Endurance road bike

A friend of mine asked me to give him my thoughts on my new Endurance Road bike compared to my Performance Road bike. I was going to put it in an email and then thought why not put it in … Continue reading

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My Wife’s Podcast!

So excited that my wife has been able to launch her website (https://eirenicole.com) and her Podcast!  https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id1297539899 Try out her 10-day challenge to incorporate mindfulness into your schedule through the 10 episode podcast!  And if you listen to them, please leave … Continue reading

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Lead, Kindly Light

“The path ahead-one step enough for me, Lead on, lead on, kindly Light…”   Full lyrics of Audrey’s version below. From Wikipedia: “Lead, Kindly Light is a hymn with words written in 1833 by John Henry Newman as a poem titled ‘the Pillar of Cloud’.” … Continue reading

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