Entries by SLD

Time: Take or Make?

Time: Take or Make? Years ago, I served as interim pastor to a large international church in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Among many joys that came with this assignment was the opportunity to meet and become acquainted with my Dutch heritage and extended family. I met my second cousin, Henriette, who is an artist and we […]

Jesus is Coming. Look Busy

Jesus is Coming. Look Busy. Last week, I received an email from an associate, “Hey Jim,” he wrote, “ You’ve been on my mind. Let’s get together.” It is nice to know people are thinking about you. “Sure,” I responded, “What’s your schedule?” Two days later I got a return email, not from my friend […]