Monthly Archives: January 2020

Social Media Part 3 of 3 – Do No Harm

Social Media Part 3 – Do No Harm One of our family patriarchs was born, grew up, and spent his whole adult life in the Southern Oregon town of Paisley (Pop 213) Most famous for its annual Mosquito Festival!). We … Continue reading

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Social Media Part 2 of 3 – Post to Social Media With Care

In conjunction with a series of devotionals for GraceNotes, I’m writing a series of three blog posts on the topic of Social Media. Here’s Part 2… Social Media Part 2 – Post to Social Media With Care When posting something … Continue reading

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Social Media Part 1 of 3 – Why I like Social Media

In conjunction with a series of devotionals for GraceNotes, I’m writing a series of three blog posts on the topic of Social Media. Here’s Part 1… Jean and I have lived on both sides and the middle of the USA. … Continue reading

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The Incarnation – by Frederick Buechner

“THE WORD BECAME flesh,” wrote John, “and dwelt among us, full of grace and truth” (John 1:14). That is what incarnation means. It is untheological. It is unsophisticated. It is undignified. But according to Christianity it is the way things … Continue reading

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The Man and the Birds in the Snow – by Paul Harvey

The Man and the Birds in the Snow – by Paul Harvey I’ve always enjoyed this story. I’m passing it on to you because it has a clear message for us about what God did in sending Jesus Christ to … Continue reading

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The Transition Zone

THE TRANSITION ZONE Copyright © 2020 Jim Stephens I remember years ago, every Tuesday night at a certain time, something weird would happen on the TV.  First there would be some spooky black and white images (this was in the … Continue reading

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When God’s Grace Lifts

WHEN GOD’S GRACE LIFTS… Copyright © 2020 Jim Stephens If you are God-called, you are who you are by the Grace of God.  If you are God-called you are what you are by the Grace of God.  If you are … Continue reading

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