Category Archives: Home Front

Home Front

Home Front

Give Me a Break! Facing a fall schedule that is jam-packed with activities and responsibilities? As the wife of a pastor who is also a Indiana state representative for Baptist churches, Kathy Schroeder knows the value of time off. Though …
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Posted in Home Front, September 2011, Synergy

Home Front

Home Front

Need to get away? About two hours northwest of Chicago, between Madison and Milwaukee, lies a secluded wooded retreat known as Cedarly Retreat Center. After retiring from GARBC chaplaincy, Chaplain Andy Hagen and his wife, Nancy, now direct the Cedarly …
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Posted in Home Front, Oct. 2010, Synergy

Family Devotions

Family Devotions

“What material do you and John use as a couple for devotions?” I received this email question from a young husband/pastor who was seeking suggestions for he and his wife’s time of devotions.  My husband, John Greening, suggested that I …
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Posted in December 2009, Home Front, Synergy

Life in the Parsonage Column

Pastor Laird Baldwin desires to encourage pastors and ministry leaders and their families. If you have a particular topic or dilemma related to pastors or ministry leaders’ families that you would like to see addressed, please email Pastor Laird. Your …
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Posted in Home Front, July 2009, Synergy

For Women (and Men who Cook!)

Need a quick recipe for the next church potluck? Try whipping up this easy-to-make moist cake. Happy Autumn! One Bowl Apple Cake 24 servings Cake 1 16-ounce can apple pie filling 2 cups all purpose flour 2 cups sugar 1/2 …
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Posted in Home Front, Oct 2007, Synergy