Monthly Archives: May 2016

Avoiding Flying Tomatoes

“So will they throw tomatoes at people if they don’t like the new name?” An engaged eight year old asked this question about our town hall meeting last Sunday. Thankfully no tomatoes were thrown but abundant thanksgiving and praise were … Continue reading

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Prayers, Trajectories and Names

This coming Sunday, we have ten babies/children being dedicated to the Lord. After three new births the previous week, we are clearly taking the command to “fill the earth” (Gen 1:28) seriously! With each child dedication, parents will pray a … Continue reading

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Musings from April 27: Structural and Spiritual Realities

  “A New Day Together.” Our merger last October changed us forever. We brought together the significant history of Blanchard Alliance Church with the roots of Living Water Alliance Church in the immigrant church, and this fusion is bringing to … Continue reading

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Musings from April 20: Twirling Beachballs

    I hate it when the beach ball on my computer keeps twirling.  When you open multiple programs, then the beach ball twirls for longer and longer until those programs are fully processed. While I want the programs to … Continue reading

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Unity without Uniformity

  “So when are we going to stop being three different congregations (Blanchard Wheaton, Warrenville and Living Water) and truly become one? Doesn’t Rev 7:9 picture all the nations gathered together in worship? Shouldn’t we overcome the segregation of the … Continue reading

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