How the Church is like a Pumpkin Patch

A Few Reflections on Church and the Walters’ Farm

Walter’s Pumpkin Patch is one of my favorite places in south-central Kansas. It is an amazing place and provides a helpful model for the church

  • People come for the experience and prioritize the visit
  • It’s a place where people make memories
  • It’s a place where you mark years, transitions and milestones.
  • It’s a place for people of all ages — no matter your interests.

New Appointive Year

As of July 1, 2009 I have completed three years under appointment as a United Methodist pastor. At this point my appointment history is pretty simple:

As I begin my fourth year of appointment, I am looking forward to ordination in 2010 in the Kansas West Annual Conference. I hope to continue to serve God as a United Methodist pastor for many years to come.