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  • Thursday

    4/2/2020 10:22:38 AM, by COOP9002

    Our Live-stream prayer meeting went well last night. we had an even better turnout than we did the week before. we are hoping to continue to continue to improve our church's ministry to our community through this time. I am grateful to have so many gifted people in our fellowship. Blessings... Read more

  • Wednesday

    4/1/2020 12:11:45 PM, by COOP9002

    Grateful for our electronic communication that enables us to stay in contact with one another during this time of isolation. Even more grateful for the power of prayer and a God who loves us and walks with us through these challenging days. Blessings... Read more

  • Sheltered in Place

    3/31/2020 11:37:20 AM, by COOP9002

    due to our governor's edict, we are encouraged to shelter in place. Thus, like many folks out here in Maryland, I am working from home today. even though i can walk to my office in less than two minutes, i am trying to set a good example for the folks in my church. several of our people are in ... Read more

  • Monday

    3/30/2020 7:28:00 PM, by COOP9002

    today was a long but productive time with my fellow chaplains. hope your Monday is going well. Getting ready for a "shelter in place" order for our governor that starts this evening. Blessings to each of you and your families... Read more

  • Sunday

    3/29/2020 6:24:02 PM, by COOP9002

    We had our Live Stream worship service again today. I think we are starting to get the hang of this. Blessings... Read more

  • Saturday

    3/28/2020 4:10:55 PM, by COOP9002

    I went outside for a nice long run this morning. fortunately, the rain had stopped enough to get outside for a little while. spending the afternoon with my wife and our youngest daughter. getting ready for tomorrow's live-stream of our church worship service. if you would like to check it ... Read more

  • Friday

    3/27/2020 12:01:58 PM, by COOP9002

    Trying to get a few things done at the office this morning, before heading home for the afternoon. all of us are trying to adjust to this new normal. Praying for healing and encouragement for those who are facing health challenges.... Read more

  • Thursday

    3/26/2020 3:55:38 PM, by COOP9002

    it's been a strange day. after speaking with the daughter of one of my patient's on hospice, i discovered that the woman that i have been visiting for the past several months passed away this morning. Blessings... Read more

  • Wednesday

    3/25/2020 11:28:24 AM, by COOP9002

    our daughter filled us in with more details regarding their recent doctors visit last week. It seems that our future granddaughter is not going to be able to survive. There are too many complications, and she has not developed to the point where she should be after four months. Please rem... Read more

  • Tuesday

    3/25/2020 10:56:12 AM, by COOP9002

    Like everyone, we are trying to adjust our lives to this new way of living. our youngest daughter, Olivia, is a senior in high school, so basically all of the usual Spring activities for her are on hold or canceled. We are simply trying to adjust to how we best function in days like these. ... Read more

  • Monday

    3/23/2020 3:22:01 PM, by COOP9002

    we had our chaplaincy training remotely today. our church did well through out second livestream service. strange days ahead. Blessings... Read more

  • Prayer Request

    3/22/2020 2:24:01 PM, by COOP9002

    Please pray for our daughter and son-in-law, who were hit with some tough news at her 4 month checkup last week. They were told that the baby has hydrops, and will not be able to survive normal delivery. If she does survive then she may have some serious physical challenges. Thank you for your ... Read more

  • Saturday

    3/21/2020 1:57:36 PM, by COOP9002

    Went out for a run while we still can. Trying to get ready for another Sunday where we will have an empty sanctuary and a simulcast. hope your Saturday is going well. Blessings... Read more

  • Friday

    3/20/2020 12:45:05 PM, by COOP9002

    Like everyone else our family is adjusting to our new normal. Grateful that all of us are healthy.... Read more

  • Thursday

    3/19/2020 12:07:57 PM, by COOP9002

    Rain forced me inside for exercise this morning. fortunately we finally got our treadmill repaired earlier this week. hope you're doing well out there as we try to figure out how to deal with this "pandemic". Blessings... Read more

  • Wednesday

    3/18/2020 10:15:22 AM, by COOP9002

    Things seem rather surreal during these days in our land. Praying for our leaders as they seek to make decisions that will be helpful in enabling us to walk through this process. Praying for the grace and healing that comes from the Father for those who are suffering. Whether it is this di... Read more

  • Tuesday

    3/17/2020 9:51:59 AM, by COOP9002

    Due to the mess with the coronavirus, NordickTrack is unable to send out a repairman to fix our treadmill that we bought at Christmas and barely worked for a month. We have been waiting for over a month for a repairman to come out and fix this piece of junk. If it wasn't so heavy, I would find a way... Read more

  • Monday

    3/16/2020 4:02:58 PM, by COOP9002

    hope your day has gone well. it was weird at hospice training, since we will not be able to visit in the nursing homes this week. Blessings... Read more

  • Strange Experience

    3/15/2020 2:29:50 PM, by COOP9002

    It was a strange experience preaching to an empty sanctuary this morning for our live-stream. Blessings... Read more

  • Saturday

    3/14/2020 7:32:07 PM, by COOP9002

    made it out for a run this morning. hanging out with my wife, daughter and son-in-law to belatedly celebrate his birthday. hope your Saturday is going well. Blessings... Read more

  • Friday

    3/13/2020 11:26:52 AM, by COOP9002

    I am feeling good enough and the weather was nice enough to get my first run in almost two weeks this morning. hope you're having a great Friday. Blessings... Read more

  • Thursday

    3/12/2020 10:51:30 AM, by COOP9002

    Still exercising indoors early in the morning as i continue to get over this sinus infection. hoping to run outside soon. Blessings... Read more

  • Wednesday

    3/11/2020 3:52:09 PM, by COOP9002

    a couple of the nursing facilities where i have been doing hospice ministry are no longer allowing visitors. hope your Wednesday is going well. Blessings... Read more

  • Tuesday

    3/10/2020 10:14:49 AM, by COOP9002

    it's a wet and soggy day here in Frederick. Still not ready to head outside for a run. hopefully soon. Blessings.... Read more

  • Monday

    3/9/2020 4:26:27 PM, by COOP9002

    It was nice to get back into some exercise this morning. I rode our stationary bike for about 90 minutes, and it felt good to sweat. Blessings... Read more

  • Sunday

    3/8/2020 5:08:49 PM, by COOP9002

    Hope your day is going well. Blessings... Read more

  • Saturday

    3/7/2020 3:36:55 PM, by COOP9002

    Visited with a tele-doc today and received a prescription for a sinus infection. i am already feeling significantly better than i have for the past few days. Blessings... Read more

  • Friday

    3/6/2020 4:26:18 PM, by COOP9002

    Busy day doing chaplain visits due to a cold earlier this week. Hope i am finally over this junk. Blessings... Read more

  • Thursday

    3/5/2020 9:35:53 AM, by COOP9002

    Still dealing with the sinus crud. it's moved into a cough now. hopefully, i will be good enough tomorrow to make some visits. Blessings... Read more

  • Overdid it

    3/4/2020 1:06:40 PM, by COOP9002

    I played some basketball with our over 50 crowd last night. We had fun, but once i got home i realized i probably should have stayed home and rested last night. i cannot seem to shake this cold that i have had for a little over a week now. just got a little impatient. Blessings... Read more