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Running the Middle of a Marathon

In 2001, Martin Franklin placed fifth in the New York City Marathon—at least for a while.  Mr. Franklin was at the start of the race with the rest of the runners when the gun went off.  Then he proudly crossed the finish line with an ... Read More

Registration for MULTIPLY 2019 Closes on November 2. Don’t Wait!

From November 14-16, 2019, the fifth annual MULTIPLY Church Development Conference will take place in Colorado Springs, CO. The Director of Church Development and the Council on Ministry have been working to help provide an opportunity for those who are seeking to start new SDB ... Read More

Sabbath Recorder – November 2019

  In this issue of the Sabbath Recorder: Tyler Chroniger – Can You Hear Me Now? Nicholas Kersten – Just by Your Being You Cheri Appel – Hearing God’s Voice And much more! The following versions are available: SDB LINK (iOS and Android) PageFlip PDF Web ... Read More

Fishing in the Wrong Places

One of our infamous family photos is of our son fishing in the parsonage toilet.  Really.  We love this picture (actually I love this picture, my wife has something of the opposite reaction).  Our son ingeniously tied the string to the seat of the toilet, ... Read More

Stepping Forward with SDBU

  “You can’t stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.” ― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh   These preeminent words spoken through the voice of Winnie-the-Pooh in children’s literature are a good fit ... Read More

Redefining Expectations: Spiritual Parenthood

            If my New Year’s resolutions involved breathing regularly and consuming enough calories to maintain life you might suggest that my expectations are a bit on the low side.  Rightfully so.  But when it comes to discipleship, what is the expectation of our churches?  ... Read More

SCSC Interim Training Director Announced

The SCSC committee of the Seventh Day Baptist Women’s Society is sharing the joy of selecting Kristin Camenga as Interim Training Director. Kristin has served as part of training staff for several years, and we are grateful for her calling to help us transition into ... Read More

SCSC Mission Applications

For any young adults interested in participating in the Summer Christian Service Corp’s Missions Track, the applications are due on October 15th. They can be found on the Women’s Society website. www.sdbwomen.org If you have any questions, feel free to e-mail scsc@seventhdaybaptist.org Prayerfully consider whether ... Read More

A Hunger to Belong

Junior high lunch room.  Yikes.  I had a fear of sitting alone, so I worked hard to find a table where I could belong.  I shudder at my memories of trying to earn a place at the lunch table–which involved drinking a bottle of Tabasco ... Read More

Gospel Feet 5K 2019 Update

“Bringing Orphans Home!” This was the theme for our annual 5K event at General Conference this year. More than 75 Conference attendees, plus residents of the Lancaster community participated. The new kids’ quarter-mile dash allowed children to share in the vital work of helping orphans. ... Read More