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

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

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

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...