Category: General Ruminations

Recent thoughts and happenings

WisCom Peru 2022

WisCom Peru 2022

A long delayed (originally planned for April 2020) visit to Peru with a group of 16 travelers just wrapped up. The country is amazingly diverse in terms of geography, has a fascinating history, and warm and friendly people. Highlights of the trip included Lima, Cusco, the Sacred Valley, Machu Picchu and the Amazon rainforest on […]

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How, Then, Will I Lead – Cohort 2

How, Then, Will I Lead – Cohort 2

In January, 2020, the second group of Nebraska Synod, ELCA leaders wrapped up their participation in this advanced leadership development program created by Shrinking Borders LLC. They reported coming away with leadership gifts including a deeper self-awareness, a new network of friends and coaches, and new tools for leading their congregations.

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Antarctica

Antarctica

I had the amazing blessing to visit Antarctica accompanied by my daughter in January, 2019. It was amazing, surreal, and one of the most special experiences of my life. The trip was on National Geographic Orion — and I couldn’t recommend anything more highly. The experience, the naturalists, the quality of the crew and service […]

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