Category Archives: Discovery

Before it begins…

Taking a brief moment before the ELCA Youth Gathering begins to think about friends I’ve already reconnected with, others I will see soon, new ones to be made, those back home, the troubles of this world & this amazing city … Continue reading

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Game-changer

The game-changer is when you start seeing that all people have something unique to contribute rather than assuming all they want is to take something from you.

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Social Media Arguments

An argument I keep seeing is: “Since your guy did a bad thing, it entitles my guy to do a bad thing too.” No. How we deal with current realities cannot be about what anybody else does, did or didn’t … Continue reading

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3 ways to view a crisis

In a crisis: Finger-pointers fail to see their own culpability by only seeing fault in others. Self-blamers miss the big picture and put the burden on themselves. Change-agents ask – “What can we do right now to work the problem?” … Continue reading

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ST. PAUL CELEBRATES! (min msg)

4/08/2018 Building Celebration & Re-dedication Photo credits: Mark Reeves Jim Hazelwood Geoff Sinibaldo St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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NOTHING IS THE SAME (min msg)

Easter season from a renewed office space: St. Paul Lutheran Church Old Saybrook, CT

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TAKE A LOOK THIS HOLY WEEK (min msg)

Maundy Thursday – 7:00 p.m. Good Friday Cross Walk – noon Good Friday Tenebrae 7:00 p.m. Easter Sunday Sunrise with First Church 6:30 a.m. @Old Saybrook Town Beach Easter Sunday Festival Eucharist 8:30 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. @ St. Paul St. … Continue reading

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