LEAven Blog

Thomas Wrege

The Mentor and Protégé – a Relationship Builder and Blessing

We all have mentors in our lives, whether we realize it or not. Most of us could name ...
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He Must Become Greater; I Must Become Less

As I left the worship services (we have two), several prominent members of the congregation made a beeline ...
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Duane’s Legacy: Prayer, People, and Peace

The year was 2014. My family and I had just moved from the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan to ...
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I Wear a Tie; Here’s Why

Growing up in North Tonawanda, New York in the ’60s and ’70s – I have such good memories ...
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The Power of a Smile and the Art of Relational Kindness

I sit in my office very early each morning. It is my time to be alone and to ...
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