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Simple Ways to Self-Care

Burnout is the other pandemic that’s taking over the lives of pastors we know.  Are you taking care of yourself?Barb Klein of Inspired Possibility joins Rev. Annette Flynn and me to discuss the simple ways of taking care of oneself.  Far from being self…

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Pivot, Pivot, PIVOT!

Rev. Tim Kobler is the United Methodist campus minister at the University of Michigan.  Without question, this has been a demanding time in which students’ needs for spiritual guidance changes on a daily basis.  Tim speaks about the challenges of an alre…

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“Why can’t that be the real world?”

Aaron Sorkin’s creations (“The West Wing,” “Moneyball,” “The Newsroom” to name a few) have a common thread. Their lead characters each possess a ‘transcendent ideal.’ That is, they each have been captured by a vision of what “could be” and can no longer tolerate the status quo. Therefore they fully invest themselves in what they…

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Things are Changing. Are You?

I’m moving from one townhouse to another in the same neighborhood.  It’s as much work as moving across the country!  Things are changing all around us, and whenever we are going through a time of big change, is it possible to think that the small changes…

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The World Is My Parish

Bud Pierce is the pastor of two churches in or near Independence, Virginia, tucked away in the mountains. I’ve never met Bud, but I am certain that if I ran into him anywhere in the world, I’d recognize him.  Listen in and find out why.

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