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EMMAUS

One of my favorite Easter stories is the encounter with the Risen Christ at Emmaus. We made sure to go […]

Spiritual Journeys

Dear Fellow Travelers on the Journey,  Lately, I have been pondering the word “spiritual.” What makes us different — those […]

GETTING THE WHOLE STORY

If you’ll permit me a little reminiscence (as some of you know, it goes with advancing age!), I’d like to […]

Sacred Space

Yesterday my doctor asked me to take my blood pressure once a day! (Not to worry. I am fine.). His […]

Reimagining Sunday Mornings: 

Exploring Fresh Expressions at Dayspring Tempe Greetings, Dayspring Community! In our pursuit of meaningful and engaging Sunday services, the winds […]

The UNTIED Methodist Church

The Untied Methodist Church? No, that’s not a typo. On April 23, 1968, the United Methodist Church was created by […]

Jesus the Teacher

One of the questions we ask of Dayspring new members is, “Will you seek to follow Jesus and live according […]

An Alarming Trend

I can imagine the following text exchange between a parent and a college freshman: Mom: How are you???Son:Hi Mom! I’m […]

Hearts Warmed

The month of May features prominently in the history of Methodism. John Wesley had his famous “heartwarming” experience on May […]

The Gospel for Misfits

The primary sources we have for understanding Jesus’s life, teaching, and ministry – along with his death and resurrection – […]

You Are the Beloved

To me, this is the most amazing thought that gives me hope during these days of continued caution and isolation. […]

Neighboring in Action

You never know what opportunities are going to present themselves to engage with our church’s literal, actual neighbors. Spring of […]