Stay in Love With God: Fourth in a Series on John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules

In February, I preached a sermon series based on John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules:  do no harm, do good, and stay in love with God.  It was a four part series that ended with the last sermon preached on the Sunday during the special General Conference session of The United Methodist Church.  My heart was … Continue reading Stay in Love With God: Fourth in a Series on John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules

A Journey of Change

It was the second day of the second class in my doctorate program when the assignment was given.  The assignment sounded simple enough.  I had twenty minutes to write about a moment in life that led to a change.  What could be so hard?  I am a writer.  This is not a difficult assignment.  And … Continue reading A Journey of Change

Do No Harm: Second in a series of Reflections on John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules

There is a story in my family that has been the subject of debate since my brothers and I were children and the debate centers around the question of whether my brother Richard intended bodily harm to my brother Will.  Of course, I, being the best child was not involved in this tragic and willful … Continue reading Do No Harm: Second in a series of Reflections on John Wesley’s Three Simple Rules