One3ighty Retreat: A Moving Weekend!

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“When God moves I move.” This statement was at the heart of the ONE3ighty Student Ministry Retreat this past weekend at Cranhill Ranch in Rodney, Michigan. I was so blessed to be the main speaker of the event. I spoke to about 100 middle school and high school students about how to get moving with God, about our “inner jerk” that Continue reading


Sow More Seeds

Grubs. Grubs are not my friend. Last fall someone came around to our neighborhood and said that grubs were going to be a problem this spring. I pride myself on being able to see a marketing scam when they come my way. I thought to myself, “I am not so easily fooled by doom and gloom lawn care predictions.” When Spring arrived I discovered I was Continue reading

God is MOOOOving at the SonShine Farm!


Have you driven past Community Church this week? In our front lawn we have a Guinness Book of World Record’s contender in the category of “enormous bovine.”  That’s one big cow. I think that we could create a real tourism boost in Mount Pleasant. Come get your picture with the world’s largest cow.

All week I have been saying, “holy cow!”– but not because of Ruthie the mega-cow (though she is quite impressive). I have been overwhelmed with Continue reading