Monthly Archives: March 2013

Predetermined Action

Refereeing a soccer game last night, I heard the goalie say something interesting to one of her teammates.  “Next time, I’m coming out of goal.”  This statement came after a couple of corner kicks by their opponent had been turned … Continue reading

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Introducing Ed and Kim Taylor!

Ten years ago, I never would have guessed I would be here today. However, in retrospect, I can see God’s footprints all over the road to Arlington Heights. I grew up in Iowa. I went to church because it was right … Continue reading

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Words are Like a Hammer

A hammer is one of my favorite tools.  It is easy to use and is an instinctive tool.  I know this from my one year old grandson who recently saw a mini-hammer sitting on his mother’s end table and proceeded … Continue reading

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A New Model for Planting Begins

Something new began today and I am stoked!!  For several years, I have been dreaming, talking about and planning toward a model for church planting that can lead to the multiplication of new churches across Chicagoland.  The model:  gathering a … Continue reading

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Dreaming Forward

I was reading through Acts 16 the other day when I was reminded about the importance of dreaming forward.  Paul desired to start churches in Asia, but was prevented from doing so by the Holy Spirit.  He then attempted to … Continue reading

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Snow Day

Much of our area is shut down tonight after a day-long snowstorm  has dropped (and continues to drop) snow at a feverish rate.  The roads are covered, the plows are off the road because of windy conditions and it’s looking … Continue reading

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