I have now retired for the third time, finishing my work at Geneseo Grace United Methodist Church on June 30.

We lost Earl-the-Cat late this spring, a deep sadness after enjoying his company for 13 years.  Click Here to see the Photo Album.

Some of my recent articles include reflections on a split within The United Methodist Church.  The catalyst for that division is the debate over what Jesus would do about same sex marriage and non-heterosexual clergy.  Is our 54-year experiment in trying to be UNITED Methodists a failure?  click here to read the thoughts I prepared for my congregation in Geneseo.

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Click here for the presentation I gave to the Chinese Association in Champaign/Urbana on the 2022 election.