An Open Letter on Teacher Appreciation Week

To the Educators at Edward Best Elementary School — and all of Franklin County: We don’t say this enough: We appreciate you. As an educator, you carry the weight of the world on your shoulders. Your weeks often involve stress headaches, broken hearts, anxiety, sleepless nights, and tear-stained cheeks. You have many heavy responsibilities, many … More An Open Letter on Teacher Appreciation Week

Sermon: How to Be Great in God’s Eyes (Matthew 18:1-14)

“We all feel this pull of greatness. We want to be great. We want to be acknowledged. We want to be recognized. And we may not voice the question, but we often act like the disciples do here. “But in the kingdom, Jesus doesn’t calculate greatness in the same way. In his calculus, it doesn’t … More Sermon: How to Be Great in God’s Eyes (Matthew 18:1-14)