In every generation, the faithful ask the question and declare the Good News, Christ will return! Do you thing it will be in our lifetime? As a United Methodist clergy, it seems we are informally taught to be suspect concerning specificity about the return of Christ. No, I didn’t have a class in how to… Read More He is Coming with the Clouds
“Are We There Yet: A Lenten Journey”, Rev. Dr. John T Brantley, Buckeye Creek Press ISBN: 978-0-9845219-0-6 51000 (posted with Author’s permission, with all copyright protection remaining. Are We There Yet? A Lenten Journey Copyright © 2011 by Buckeye Creek Press, Georgia All rights reserved. No part of this book may be reproduced or transmitted… Read More Are We There Yet: A Lenten Journey
NON-PARTISAN POLITICAL EDITORIAL Sixteen years ago I celebrated my right to run for President of the United States having been native-born and at least thirty-five years old. After registering with the board of elections, I began a candidacy as a third-party entry into the race. One of my primary issues was ballot access and campaign… Read More How Much Does it Cost To Win?
It’s a big deal. The General Conference is both an executive body and an event. That makes the term contextually important. The 2016GC will be held in Portland, Oregon, May 10-20, 2016. Every four years the official decision and policy-making body of the United Methodist Church gathers delegates that represent the global denomination to worship,… Read More General Conference 2016: In this corner..
Bishop Debra Wallace-Padgett of the North Alabama conference extended at challenge to use the special time traveling in captivity as a time to share one’s faith. So with my recent visit to the west coast I have given it a try. On my first flight my neighbor swiftly fell asleep and I thought of Jesus… Read More Finding God Present, Somewhere over Albuquerque