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Who Are You Listening To?

By Ron Lutz One of the most stimulating books I read this summer was The Road to Character by David Brooks.  Brooks is a New York Times columnist. He is not a professing believer, but his new book has many Christian insights in it that make me wonder if he is close to the kingdom....

September 15, 2015February 28, 2017by
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A Praying Church

By Ron Lutz “Is New Life Dresher a praying church?” We discussed this question at a recent staff meeting. We all agree that we want to be a praying church. It is one of our core values. But is it a reality in our midst, or simply an aspirational goal? As you might expect, the...

February 12, 2015February 28, 2017by
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Looking Back, Looking Ahead

By Ron Lutz Some of us had the privilege of participating in the New Life Glenside 40th Anniversary celebration on October 26. It was a wonderful time of worship, fellowship and celebration — praising the Lord for his work over the past 40 years. The celebration helped me to reflect on what I learned from...

November 6, 2014March 5, 2017by
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The Main Thing

By Ron Lutz “The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.” This has been one of our church’s slogans for years. I know that some people think I am talking about the “Maine Thing,” especially this time of year when our family goes to Peaks Island, Maine :). But, as much...