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Matt Erickson

Metaphors for Ministry

Matt Erickson
Hitting 'The Road' with Cormac McCarthy.

When a friend felt forced to resign from his church, he and I met up to talk, pray, shoulder burdens together, and cry out to God. I arrived a little ...

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Lee Eclov

Our Lamp

Lee Eclov

My Dear Shepherds,

As the story goes, Aladdin discovered a magic lamp which, when rubbed, brought forth a genie who could grant any of his wishes. Thus, ...

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Lee Eclov

Scarecrows, Rock-Pickers, and Weed-Pullers

Lee Eclov

My Dear Shepherds,

Dennis and Jean farm in northeastern South Dakota, where I grew up. They’ve engaged in some innovative land management practices ...

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Lee Eclov

How Does Your Garden Grow?

Lee Eclov

My Dear Shepherds,

Jesus let us in on a secret that takes a lot of pressure off us, if we have ears to hear it.

A great crowd gathered to hear Jesus teach ...

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Lee Eclov

Numbering Our Days

Lee Eclov

My Dear Shepherds,

Ever since he preached on Psalm 90, a pastor friend has kept a whiteboard on the back of his closet door which he updates every day. ...

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