Monthly Archives: April 2013

Which way forward?

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This weekend brought the opportunity to be at the Nebraska Synod PMA (Parish Ministry Associate) Convocation. PMAs are trained and authorized lay leaders who serve several roles in congregations across the state, though their most common role is to provide … Continue reading

Climbing the learning curve . . .

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I’ve now passed the 7 month mark in this position, and I continue to learn. Some random reflections: Nebraska is a BIG state. I’ll drive about 40,000 miles this year. I don’t mind the travel, but distance is a reality … Continue reading