Category: Random Churchy Stuff

Annual Conference Memories – 2017

With Annual Conference being postponed, I thought it’d be fun to post some videos from Annual Conference past. This is one from 2017. The great part of this one is that I somehow got all the data for all the US Conferences for 2006-15. It made some awesome graphs. Useful Links Annual Conference 2017: https://www.dakotasumc.org/annual-conference/archives/2017-annual-conference

Annual Conference Memories – 2014

With Annual Conference being postponed, I thought it’d be fun to post some videos from Annual Conference past. This is one from 2014. The neat thing about this one is that I’m reporting on the transition to the tithing apportionment formula. There’s a great story relating to Howard Beach UMC. Useful Links Annual Conference 2014:…

Scammer-Topia is upon us

A lot of businesses are struggling during the COVID-19 crisis. Many people are staying home…either out of work or working remotely? This is a perfect opportunity for one business to flourish…the Email Scammer. Think about it. How many more emails are we sending to the people we work with? How many us are used to…

Articles of Faith

I made a series of 29 short videos back in 2019 as part of a personal devotional. For United Methodists, you might recall that was the year of the special session of the General Conference that was to put an end to the debate on homosexuality. GC2019 was probably the lowest point in my time…