Monthly Archives: August 2013

Practicing Hospitality

Written by Pastor Mark Theme Background We are going to end our season of hands on theology with an invitation to practice hospitality.  The author of Hebrews thinks that showing hospitality to strangers is important.   Some people have even entertained … Continue reading

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Devotional for August 25, 2013 –Hands on Theology: Risk Taking

  Written by Courtney McHill, United Methodist Pastor Bible Background Risk taking is biblical. We are called to take big risks when God calls us to take those leaps of faith.  Biblical characters take risks over and over again. Sometimes … Continue reading

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Experiencing God Through Refining Fire

Written by Pastor Mark Theme Background As originally conceived this Sunday was going to be a study of how fire can be a blessing to an ecological landscape.  I’ve heard stories of the Tillamook Burn, but the several fires that … Continue reading

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Devotional for August 11, 2013 –Hands on Theology: Simplicity part 2

  Written by Courtney McHill, United Methodist Pastor Bible Background At McMinnville Cooperative Ministries we think simplicity is so important that we are taking two Sundays to fully experience it (besides the countless other conversations we have had about simplifying). … Continue reading

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