Sheds of HOPE

Text to ponder this week Hebrews 11:35b-38 Some were tortured, refusing to accept release, so that they might rise again to a better life. Others suffered mocking and flogging, and even...

I have been pastoring in the Presbyterian Church in America since 1989. Missions has always been close to my heart, and it has been my joy to lead numerous mission trips...

Shed of Hope – Mississippi Church Request Available today is a new 8 x 16-foot shed plan. A church in Louisville, Mississippi requested the longer shed following the tornado that came...

After months of planning and thinking about the design, we finally purchased the wood for the new Pulpit, Communion Table, Baptismal Font and Advent Candle Stand for First Church. Shedua wood was...

I was reminded this week of the importance of “Retelling” the Christmas Story.  We live in a world consumed by retail. Most in the retail business depend heavily on the Christmas...

This past weekend we saw a powerful phenomenon.  About 100 RUF college students from Oklahoma, Arkansas and Texas descended on the Sheds of Hope warehouse. This far surpassed our usual 20-or-so...

Imitate leaders who have served others and harvested the promises. “Though we speak in this way, yet in your case, beloved, we feel sure of better things—things that belong to salvation....

Diligent leaders cultivate the fruit of a changed life. “Therefore let us leave the elementary doctrine of Christ and go on to maturity, not laying again a foundation of repentance from...

What can leaders learn from the way Paul prays for the people at Colosse? Leaders should set the example of persistent prayer – Colossians 1:9a And so, from the day we...

Building Sheds for Disaster Victims Sheds of Hope Teams have built over 80 Sheds of Hope in and around the Oklahoma City area for tornado victims. Another 200+ are on the...