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July 12 Vision Gathering

Posted on July 12, 2012 at 11:55am by heatherscherer No Comment

Last Saturday night we had our first official gathering as a community called Living Water UMC! We had 15 people gather in my home and share food and conversation. The youth minister in me had everyone play the game Two Truths and A Lie. The game is played by putting two facts about yourself and…

July 10, 2012 Mother’s Eyes

Posted on July 10, 2012 at 11:54am by heatherscherer No Comment

I have been remiss in keeping this updated so I have a lot to catch up on today! Last week my friend, Mike, lost his mother and I went to the funeral in Rogers, Arkansas. The things that Mike said that day were so profound and moving that I feel the need to share them….

July 1, 2012 Throwing Out the Baby with the Bathwater

Posted on July 1, 2012 at 11:47am by heatherscherer No Comment

I had a conversation with a group of young adults this week where I used this old fashioned phrase “throwing out the baby with the bathwater.” I used it in reference to the arguments about worship-traditional versus contemporary. Traditional worship connects us to music, ritual and people who have been part of the church since…