Cal’s Trip to the Amazon–a logbook
Nov27

Cal’s Trip to the Amazon–a logbook

Faithful presence to the world takes manifold forms. Here’s one. A few weeks back, Dr Cal shared briefly with us about his dental mercy trip to the Amazon Jungle last month. Well now you can read his entire log book from the mission trip if you click here. He takes a team every year.  So if you might be interested in going, let this record be an introduction to what you might experience....

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November 24, 2013 Mr. Kevin Gladding “Citizens of God’s Kingdom” Philippians 1:1-2, 27-30
Nov24

November 24, 2013 Mr. Kevin Gladding “Citizens of God’s Kingdom” Philippians 1:1-2, 27-30

Citizens of God’s Kingdom http://ctktexas.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/CTK-2013-11-24b.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Pastoral Backstory 11.21.13
Nov21

Pastoral Backstory 11.21.13

(What is the Backstory and why?)     November 21st,  2013 Earlier this week three fifths of my family entered an Asian store in N. Dallas in search of a snack they’ve come to savor: seaweed.  (I know you frequently share a similar urge).  Before departing though they succumbed to the siren call of those strategically-placed bubble-gum machines full of trinkets and chintzy toys you find at the checkout counter.  Both...

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November 17, 2013 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “A Manifesto for Faithful Presence” Matthew 6:7-15, Revelation 21:1-5
Nov17

November 17, 2013 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “A Manifesto for Faithful Presence” Matthew 6:7-15, Revelation 21:1-5

  November 17, 2013 Rev. Patrick Lafferty “A Manifesto for Faithful Presence” Matthew 6:7-15, Revelation 21:1-5 http://ctktexas.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/CTK-11-17-13-compressed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Pastoral Backstory 11.14.13
Nov14

Pastoral Backstory 11.14.13

(What is the Backstory and why?)     November 14th,  2013 The effort to become faithfully present to his neighborhood began with an apology. His neighbor was a burly, Irish Catholic, several years his senior.  Despite living across the street for nearly two years, Ryan knew only his first name. So with part embarrassment, part trepidation Ryan approached him while he edged his lawn, donned reclusively in headphones and...

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