Author Archives: sammywilliams

Northminster’s Next Chapter

Last week we put a period at the end of one chapter of our church’s life and turned the page to begin the next long chapter. Continue reading

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Exciting News

What would happen if a creative urban congregation and a successful suburban congregation joined forces? Well, we may be about to find out! Continue reading

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Stained Glass

Former Northminster pastor, Clyde Hickerson, used to recite the entire Sermon on the Mount from memory. When he designed Northminster’s sanctuary, guess what he made the focal point. Continue reading

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What Racism Looks Like

If someone asked you to define racism, what would you say? Continue reading

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What Racial Harmony Looks Like

Last summer the youth groups from Northminster and Fairfield United Methodist Church showed us what racial harmony looks like. Continue reading

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Racial Harmony

Three articles about racial reconciliation reminded me how I learned the difference between reconciliation and harmony. Continue reading

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Wonder

The contemplative life is about waking up to Reality. The first step toward transformation is to wake up. One path to awakening is to notice the wonder all around you. Continue reading

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