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The Rev. Tim Sisk
Meadville, MS
Husband to Lorie, father to Miriam, Noah, and Mary-Elizabeth, United Methodist Pastor, self-described nerd.
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Oct 7, 2013
I've heard of blessing of the fleet and blessing of the crops but I don't think I've ever heard of blessing of the animals. But---that only seems fair. Our pets are precious to us, like family. Meadville United Methodist Church had a service this morning that was for Blessing of... Continue reading
Reblogged Oct 7, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
This is mainly posted for me to remember, a poem that Bishop Swanson shared with us during our Generosity Summit. "For One Who Holds Power" May the gift of leadership awaken within you as a vocation, Keep you mindful of the providence that calls you to serve. As high over... Continue reading
Posted Sep 25, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
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“The greatest single cause of atheism in the world today is Christians who acknowledge Jesus with their lips and walk out the door and deny Him by their lifestyle. That is what an unbelieving world simply finds unbelievable.” --Brendan Manning Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16 CEB 1 Keep loving each other like... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
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“Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.” ― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
I encourage you to listen to this song and follow along in the lyrics, this is a tremendous reminder of God's grace...and power. I know it's indulgent to ask people to listen to music that I like, but I promise you a blessing if you do! "Begins" To an aged... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
Just received in the mail a sweet letter from Susie Hollinger Kimbrough welcoming the Sisk family to our anticipated appointment to Meadville UMC. Inside were a couple of CDs by Highroad III. Go check out their webpage and like them here on Facebook. You will be blessed by these talented... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
Editor's note: Dallas Willard died May 8 at age 77, days after being diagnosed with cancer. It was 1970, and I had just received my seminary degree and been appointed to a small church plant in the San Fernando Valley of Southern California. The church, I am sure, would probably... Continue reading
Reblogged May 9, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
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“A man can no more diminish God's glory by refusing to worship Him than a lunatic can put out the sun by scribbling the word 'darkness' on the walls of his cell.” --C. S. Lewis, The Problem of Pain . Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
If you find yourself driving on a rural highway and glance in your rearview mirror and see EIGHT cars lined up behind you, take a moment to glance at your speedometer. If you are driving < 40 mph, you are not spreading joy in this world. #justsaying Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
Caught this listening to iTunes Radio (Bigloo Christian Radio) and had to look it up. Gave me a blessing tonight! Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
Great message and reminder! Take a few minutes and watch! Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
What an Old Tom Turkey Taught Me About Biblical Spirituality For most pastors and church staffs, the week after Easter Sunday is like a big exhale and collapse on the couch kind of week. It is a bit more than that for those of us who define the start of... Continue reading
Reblogged Apr 9, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
"We should always remember that love is the highest gift of God. All of our revelations and gifts are little things compared to love. There is nothing higher in religion. If you are looking for anything else, you are looking wide of the mark. Settle in your heart that from... Continue reading
Posted Apr 4, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
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This Sunday, April 7, we will be looking at the continuing story of Jesus' resurrection as we observe the second Sunday of Easter. Our reading, from John's Gospel (John 20:19-31), focuses on Jesus' appearance first to the disciples (sans Thomas) and then a week later when Thomas was present. At... Continue reading
Posted Apr 3, 2013 at The Rev. Tim Sisk
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Mar 15, 2010