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Before You Were Born (for Ransom)

  Before You Were Born (For Ransom) by Daniel Griswold   I promised myself that I would record everything when my first son, Ransom, came into the world.  I’ve become so wrapped up in … [Read more...]

Life as we know it.

It's been a while since I've made the time to sit down and blog, but for good reason.  We have been in our new home for about 3 weeks now.  We are, for the most part, settled in and adjusting to this … [Read more...]

Project 365: Day 178 Brittany and Eric Got Married

It’s a beautiful thing when two Christian young adults (including a former youth I taught in confirmation class) get married. So blessed to be a part of the community of support for this … [Read more...]

Project 365: Day 64 Art with Love

We were made in the image of a Creative God. … [Read more...]

Don’t let noise distract you from God’s love

Don’t let noise distract you from God’s love BY DANIEL GRISWOLD danielgriswold@gmail.com Originally Published in the Bluffton Ed. of The Island Packet, on February 18, 2014  Thomas … [Read more...]

Project 365: Day 53 Daddy Daughter Dance

I love having a husband who cherishes his daughter. Psalm 103:13 As a father has compassion on his children, so the LORD has compassion on those who fear him; … [Read more...]

5 Creative Ways for Students to Share Love on Valentines Day

Teenagers LOVE Valentines day. They love to give valentines and they love to receive valentines. But for some students, being single on Valentine’s day can be an embarrassing and traumatic … [Read more...]

True love…

Although I originally posted this in 2009, I felt there was someone out there that needed to see it in 2014. Needless to say I am thrilled to all who check out the blog, but I'm not vain enough to … [Read more...]

You Can’t Have it Both Ways: A Sermon for Father’s Day, June 16, 2013

Scripture Lesson: Galatians 2: 15-21:  15 We ourselves are Jews by birth and not Gentile sinners; 16 yet we know that a person is justified[a] not by the works of the law but through faith in Jesus … [Read more...]

The Most Excellent Way

In an effort to stay culturally relevant, I thought I’d share my two cents on the evangelical social media incident of the week.  Pastor Rick Warren of Saddleback fame posted a tweet this week … [Read more...]

Pastor’s Corner: Shiny New Things by Daniel Griswold

Pastors Corner: Shiny New Things By Daniel Griswold Youth Director at Saint Andrew By-The-Sea UMC Hilton Head Island, SC   Twitter:  @Dannonhill     Email: DanielGriswold@Gmail.com Blog: … [Read more...]

Love thy neighbor….

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Full

I read an excellent poem printed in Devozine:God fillsour cup fulland running over,not sowe can boast or measure,but sowe can spill overinto the livesof others. The imagery struck me...have you … [Read more...]

Mobile Ministry: Bringing God’s word to the people of the Community

Mobile ministry brings word of God to the people of the community By DANIEL GRISWOLD — danielgriswold@gmail.com Published: June 21, 2013 The Bluffton Packet, supplement to The Island … [Read more...]

Labels

We live in world full of labels...with one to five words, people will presume to tell you everything there is to know about any subject or person.Most labels are harmful and divisive and do not come … [Read more...]

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