The Front Page

Welcome to the Front Page, the digital cover of the Wayne Press.  Here we will share with you things that can't be captured in our newsletter--videos, music, color photographs--as well as articles that reflect on faith and life.  


What I Love Most About Youth Ministry

As I returned home last night after another great youth group, I found myself reflecting on my time in ministry.  Yesterday was the last youth group, and also our senior brunch, for our graduating seniors.  I have had the privilege of ministering to this group of remarkable young men and women for the past 7 years.  It’s hard to believe that when I first came to Wayne Presbyterian as the youth ministry intern, these guys and gals were in 6th grade.  They left a big... Read More
Posted by Andrew Hostetter at Monday, May 19, 2014 | 0 comments
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Running with 40,000 friends

On the front page of the Wayne Press, I told you about my goal to run the Broad Street Run, a ten mile race (I use that term loosely since I came in 33,201st place).  I realized that once I was going to ask you to do something hard (launch The Common Place) that I needed to do something hard as well (run ten miles).  While I am the sort to wax philosophic (or way theologic, I suppose) about any number of things, I haven’t yet been able to do so about running.  What I think... Read More
Posted by Casey Thompson at Wednesday, May 7, 2014 | 0 comments
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I've Been Thinking...

…about the scripture…”from the lips of children and infants, Lord, you have called forth praise”.  Matthew 21: 16  What is it about children singing?  Something about the sweet sounds of little ones making music blesses my heart like nothing else.  I am moved by the music, but the marvel to me is the mechanics of young children carrying a tune, memorizing lyrics, matching a pitch, tapping out a rhythm, keeping a tempo.  It is amazing when adults pull it all together,... Read More
Posted by Andrew Hostetter at Thursday, May 1, 2014 | 0 comments
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