Isaiah 40:1 Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God (KJV)

Puzzler's Corner Blog, Midwest District, DS Margie Crawford Blog

As this year’s Church Conference season draws to a close, I want to express my gratitude for all that I have learned through my time with you in the District.  I am excited by the ways so many churches are in mission and ministry, connecting to the people in their communities and truly making a… Continue Reading Isaiah 40:1 Comfort ye, comfort ye my people, saith your God (KJV)

Getting to Know You

Puzzler's Corner Blog, Midwest District, DS Margie Crawford Blog

The Midwest District has the honor of being the home for clergy who are starting their journey of servant leadership.  These new folks were introduced at the District Conference on October 12.  Each one will also be featured in a special Puzzler’s Corner in the coming weeks.  I invite you, who are their sisters and… Continue Reading Getting to Know You

A Summer Project

Puzzler's Corner Blog, Midwest District, DS Margie Crawford Blog

Now that the school year has ended, students all over our country are celebrating that there is no more homework, at least for now.  Growing up, my sister Lynn and I were unique.  At the beginning of Summer, we would go to the local library and check out a book of insects.  Then we would… Continue Reading A Summer Project

Summer Session

Puzzler's Corner Blog, Midwest District, DS Margie Crawford Blog

Summer officially begins on Friday, the 21st.  It has been wrestling with a very rainy Spring for weeks.  Saturday, I went to the Asian Festival in downtown Grand Rapids.  Although the sky was gray and rain was threatening, the plaza at Rosa Parks Circle was full of people who were enjoying the food, music and… Continue Reading Summer Session