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Rick’s Reflections … Bombs Away!
My daughter, Katie, recently visited Portland, Oregon, and sent me this picture. If you live in Portland, you’re probably very familiar with these vending machines. Maybe other cities have them, but it was the first time I had seen them. It reminded...
Rick’s Reflections – The Overhead Myth
During the years I’ve served at Wheat Ridge Ministries, I’ve grown increasingly concerned by the expectations that the leaders of non-profit organizations, including those whose new ministry efforts have been seeded by Wheat Ridge, face...
Rick’s Reflections – Ingredients
I’m writing this “hot on the heels” of a very important meeting of the Wheat Ridge Board of Directors. During this meeting, our Board enthusiastically committed to a new strategic business model that will, God willing, significantly increase...
Rick’s Reflections – Light in the Darkness!
My wife, Deb, and I were blessed in our Easter celebration this year by attending the festival worship at Grace Lutheran Church in River Forest, Illinois. The music that supported and led the worship service was so good it is hard to...
Rick’s Reflections – High Tech – High Touch!
I doubt that in my lifetime I will see an example of God’s creative power that has grown as rapidly and has had more of an impact on every aspect of people’s lives than the advancement of computer and internet technology.