Hello Friends and Family,
I heard this great story on NPR this week about a young pastor in Bend, Oregon working to refocus his church on serving the poor and forgotten, loving unconditionally, and generally living the Christian faith. This story documents the challenges, successes, and new directions faced in this process. I would strongly encourage you take the 15 minutes or so to listen to it at:
Scroll down and click on the ‘Listen Now’ or Download link. This story is the first 15 minutes or so of the recording. Please let me know your thoughts!