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The Power of “Good Job”

One of the jewels of the Shawnee County Parks and Recreation system is the Lake Shawnee Trail. Nearly every time I go for a run, I use it in some way. At times, a short loop around Tinman Circle and others around the entire lake with an extension down Berryton Road to reach my target […]

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What to Do with Ineffective United Methodist Clergy

I recognize there is debate about how to determine what makes a clergy person effective. Whatever criteria is used, when a clergy person is determined to be ineffective she or he should find another job before the end of the appointive year. This doesn’t mean being kicked out of the church or Christian community. It […]


Speedlinking – April 30, 2010

Reflections on saying farewell at My See You Later. New Website for Church Leaders Highlights 20-Plus Religion Sites I was inspired by technology fast Friday A great Job Opening 😉