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Leading My First Colorado Executive Board Meeting

Last Monday and Tuesday I presided over my first meeting of the Executive Board of our Colorado State Convention in Denver.  I really enjoyed the experience!  The EB is comprised of 18 persons from across the state, coming together 3 times a year to receive reports, review financials, and vote on important issues.more...

A Tribute to Joan McCarty

I was out of town last week, so I just now posting this tribute to a wonderful follower of JESUS who has gone to heaven.  The Bible reminds us in Romans 13:7 to "give honor to whom honor is due."more...

Moving Forward in 2016

2015 is now history!  2016 is now the "present!"more...

Our Christmas Outreach with Will Rogers Elementary School

Several years ago our church family at CDBC entered a wonderful partnership with Will Rogers Elementary School.  Through our relationship with them, we have come to know this Bible verse more experientially:  "It is more blessed to give than to receive."more...

Socks, Socks, and More Socks!

Kennon Callahan wrote a book titled "Twelve Keys To An Effective Church."  It is sub-titled "Strong, Healthy Congregations Living in the Grace of GOD."  He originally published it in 1983, and now has released an updated second edition.  GOD has used this book to bless and inspire church congregations across America and around the world.more...

Pro-life leaders decry shootings at abortion clinic

Pro-life leaders decry shootings at abortion clinic more...

The 28th annual Thanksgiving Feast

The 28th annual Thanksgiving Feast is now history!  WOW!  I praise our great GOD for another wonderful day of serving JESUS and others!more...

Conversations - Leadership Development

In January, I am beginning a monthly gathering of people who desire to grow in the area of leadership.  Titled "Conversations on Leadership," participants will read a selected book on leadership each month, and then meet with me on a yet to be determined date to discuss leadership principles gleaned from that particular book.more...

Traveling Days Are Over

"When traveling days are over" is a line in the hymn, "When We All Get To Heaven."  "Not a shadow, not a sigh."more...

A Tribute to Betty Paterson

On behalf of our Circle Drive Church family, I extend to Jim Paterson and his family my love, sympathy, and prayer support in the "homegoing" of Jim's wife Betty.  She was 73 years old. more...