A Vision is More Than a Building!

A Vision is More Than a Building!

The leadership of Connection Ministries is reaching out to encourage our community in the midst of disappointing news about the closing and plan to sell the SonRise camp that ministered with people with intellectual disabilities.  We grieve with our friends with...
What a Friend We have in Jesus

What a Friend We have in Jesus

Gratitude, that is the word for today.  My heart is filled with gratitude!  Today we laid to rest a dear friend, Leroy Graves; member of Grant City Wesleyan Church and of several Friendship Bible studies at the various churches he frequented. Leroy loved Jesus and he...

“Passing the buck? ….or will the buck stop here?”

“Passing the buck” comes from the game of poker where a knife with a deer antler handle was used to “mark” the person responsible for dealing the cards.  On each hand, the dealer would “pass the buck” to the next dealer, passing the responsibility for...
The Son is always there

The Son is always there

I am numb like many of you since we learned of Bethesda’s decision to close SonRise Camp for this summer. Most of us know people that will be impacted and many are asking, “What can we do?”.  This blog has some suggestions.  Please know, I appreciate hearing that many...

Where is your church – where are you?

Before Easter we wrote about two families with sons with intellectual disabilities whose family members were turned away from their churches.  Unfortunately, this is a frequent story.    This past Sunday I met with members of a congregation actively engaged in the...