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Mercy in the Margins (May – 2019)

Praise Jesus for His words and works in eastern Idaho!  Currently, I have been providing pulpit supply on Sunday mornings for the wonderful Shepherd of the Falls Lutheran Church family in American Falls, Idaho. Also, I preached the core themes … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (April – 2019)

Hi all, I am playing catch up. Here is a brief summary of activity for March: March 1-2: OFCR, Engage Men’s Retreat March 6: Ministry luncheon at the City of Refuge; 20 ministry leaders gathered to hear seven of them … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (March – 2019)

We need your prayers.  Providence Downtown Church celebrates our one-year anniversary as a fellowship on Sunday, March 10, and then the next Sunday we are moving to another location for worship and study. Here are some of the highlights from … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (February – 2019)

The new year has begun well.  We are grateful for God’s mercies that are new every morning.  Great is His faithfulness! Here are some of the highlights from January:

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Mercy in the Margins (January – 2019)

Hi all, Let me share some of the highlights of 2018.

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Mercy in the Margins (December – 2018)

Hi all, I am currently preaching at Providence Downtown Church a five-week Christmas series through Luke 1:1-2:35.  It has been an immense joy to my heart in proclaiming the salvation and peace which comes through Jesus Christ. “For there is … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (November – 2018)

Our ministry engines have been moving at full capacity. Providence Downtown Church initiated a weekly evening Tuesday night small group at one of the local downtown Mexican restaurants, Plum Loco. The Idaho Falls Rescue Mission has eight small group Bible … Continue reading

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What 14 men had to say recently about their homelessness in Idaho Falls

“I felt hopeless and worthless.  It was like being in a hole I couldn’t get out of.  No one would give me a chance to get back up.” “I felt out of control.  Very humbled.” “Homelessness was the worst experience … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (October – 2018)

During the month of September, I have been learning to trust that the Lord is my good Shepherd and that I shall not want. I can acknowledge the writings by David in Psalm 23, but how much am I experiencing … Continue reading

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Mercy in the Margins (September – 2018)

Hi all, We have been enjoying the sweetness of fresh apples, plums, and peaches from the trees.  Fall weather is approaching, one of our favorite times of the year.  We love the temperatures, the colors, and the harvest.  God’s providence … Continue reading

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