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Highland Goodman

Highland Goodman is chaplain emeritus with Elim Care and former pastor of two EFCA congregations. He is currently a member of Snohomish EFC in Snohomish, Washington.

Why the Church Needs Polar Opposites

Lessons from Jesus’ band of very different disciples

Are We Premillennial? Or Amillennial?

How one church navigated its pastors’ differing positions

Was I No Longer Fit to Be a Pastor?

I knew our lives would never be the same. I couldn’t have known they’d get better.

Did Jeremiah While Away His Years in a Rocking Chair?

An open letter to EFCA leaders about retirement

A Hidden People in Plain View

Reaching our aging population