TURN [repent] for the Kingdom of God is near. It's not the Advent message we expect but it is the Advent message we need from the voice of John the Baptist in the wilderness. The call is to repent for those central places and turn to the margins for that is where the Kingdom is springing to life
Matt's a small town Michigan native who transplanted to Kalamazoo in 2007. With a passion for working in the urban setting. Matt still dreams of someday living on forty acres with a goat. For now he settles with a plot at the Growing Community Garden. A reader, runner, backpacker, mountain biker, coffee drinker, guitar player and gardener Matt still counts his most important time outside the church as that which he spends as a husband and dad. Find Pastor Matt on Facebook and on his blog.