My Digital Journey, Part 2 – Social Media Benefits

Editor's Note: This is part two of Sherri's journey using social media. Read Part 1 here. Social media has provided these key benefits over the last three years: Buffer I’m a busy sales professional. My territory spreads across a large swath of the Southwest, including Texas. I spend an enormous amount of time in transit and when I get to my hotel in the evening, emails are waiting to be read and answered. Being able to check in with friends and family via social media provides a comforting … [Read more...]

My Digital Journey, Part 1

Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Isaiah 43:19 Editor's Note: This is the first post in a series of two. Part 2 is here. Also, this post was updated at 4:45pm 6/21/12. The Journey Begins I like my ruts. I am very curious by nature. In order to balance this paradox in my nature, on each birthday I look for a new challenge to embrace in the coming year. So on April 27, 2009, I joined … [Read more...]

You are His Praise!

Sing with your voices, Sing with your hearts, Sing with your lips, Sing with your lives. “Sing to the Lord a new song.” Do you ask what you should sing about the one whom you love? Of course you want to sing about the one you love. Do you ask what you should sing in praise of him? Listen: “His praise is in the assembly of the saints.” The singer himself is the praise contained in the song. Do you want to speak the praise of God? Be yourself what you speak. If you live good lives, you are his … [Read more...]

Facebook – Yes!!

This response was written to a blog post on the ELCA women site. Original post Don't Find Me Facebook by Emily Hansen on Jan 7th 2010: I must respectfully disagree – what you describe is not the experience that I have had since I joined fb on my b-day this past year. I try to challenge myself every year to try something new, and this past year it was fb. I am so glad I did! I am single, live in a big city and travel for work. I have found fb to be a great way for me to keep up with friends … [Read more...]

Social Media Pastor

I have been amazed at the way Christian community expands and develops through the use of social media, i.e. facebook, tweeter, ... Here is an interesting article on the subject: Does your Church have a Social Media Pastor? … [Read more...]

What is Spiritual Direction?

YouTube Interview with Kristen Hobby - What is Spiritual Direction? … [Read more...]