Farewell from a Fellow Pilgrim

“We are travelers on a journey, fellow pilgrims on the road; we are here to help each other walk the mile and bear the load….”
This old Sacred Harp song has been playing in my head for several weeks, as I have begun the process of transitioning from Executive Director of URBAN Ministry to pastor of Lesters Chapel UMC.  Many of us have traveled these last five years together, and I am thankful to have been on this journey with you.  Together we have worked hard, made plans for surviving – even thriving – through the recession, and in the last two years, our Board and Staff have charted a strong course for URBAN’s mission and programs and future sustainability.  All of us – volunteers, funding partners, Board, staff, and neighbors – have helped each other, and we have in turn offered… [Continue Reading]

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