The 80‘s: Back to the future

This week’s message in the decades series was on the 80‘s. The 1980’s, much like every decade in our country’s history, brought many changes in the social, political and economic landscape of America. Our values and our ways of thinking were challenged. New technology altered the structure of our daily lives. Established practices and institutions…

Running…From What?

I’ve been an avid runner for a few years now. I know what your thinking reading this..running? You actually enjoy participating in that? You must be delusional. But nonetheless, I actually enjoy running. It all began a few years ago when I was on a trip in the Bahamas to get away after my long…

The 70s Church

We are in a series looking at past decades and their effect on the future. Every decade has brought a constant state of flux and a sea change in our society. We experienced huge political and social upheavals. At the opposite end of the spectrum, we also experienced gradual lifestyle changes that you don’t always…

The 60s

When you mention the 60‘s, some people tend to think of it as the decade when everything good began. And others look at the decade as when everything went bad. Both groups may be right. It was a time when younger generations began to rebel against the conservative norms of the time. The 60’s taught…