Weekly Message from Rev. Don

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For over twenty years, I have gone out and worked with churches embroiled in conflict.  The issues folks have had with one another have varied with each church.  Some people have been upset over changes the leadership … Read More

The United Methodist Church and Halloween

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Did you know that Halloween began as a church holiday, or holy day? Halloween (or All Hallows’ Eve) means “the evening of Hallows.” “Hallows” is simply an older English way of saying “saints” — so, … Read More

Weekly Devotional – “Control”

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I’ve always been big on control.  I liked to be in charge of what was happening at work and at home.  I had learned control at an early age.  When no one is in control … Read More

Weekly Devotional: “Scam Phone Calls”

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We have all received them… The phone calls that threaten that Police, Sheriff, IRS, or DEA will be at your house shortly to arrest you if you don’t make arrangements for payment, or that your … Read More

Letter from Rev. Don Gotham – “How Was It?”

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“How was it?” is the question I have been most frequently asked since returning from these past months of spiritual renewal leave.  I confess I don’t have a one-sentence answer.  I sincerely sought Jesus during this time, … Read More