Tales from the Road

This afternoon, Liz, Méabh, and I drove from Chicago to Dayton, Ohio. We had lunch in Dayton and then headed on to Columbus. But we needed gas first. This has been one of the problems we have encountered on the trip so far. At gas stations, the pumps ask for our zip...

#GivingTuesday

In the past couple of weeks I’ve been able to start cycling again. It is one of my favourite things to do,  and we live near some incredible bike paths. Since I’m riding in a new country, I’ve been reading about biking in Dublin a lot lately. Many of the articles I’ve...

Don’t Forget Your Coat On Sunday

Don’t worry, the heat is working fine! This Sunday when we talk about generosity, we are asking everyone to please a good winter coat that you would be willing to donate to those in our community who could use them.  We are asking for nothing stained,...

Generosity :: Money (part 5 of 5)

This Sunday we begin a 4 week series at the Ithaca Vineyard entitled, “In God We Trust.”  Each day this week leading up to the series, we’ll spend a little time looking at the topic of money. The hardest issue for many people to grasp when it comes to money is that...

Back to Ithaca

Just had two great days in New England with Phil Chorlian (North Jersey Vineyard) and Vineyard Pastors from Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Vermont.  We had some great discussions about planning our worship services, and seeing them as a way to reach out to...