…the promise of resurrection seemed like pie in the sky by and by. It was a dream deferred, a thing with feathers that has flown off to perch somewhere else. Continue reading Practicing Hope
Speed bonnie boat, like a bird on the wing, Onward, the sailors cry; Carry the lad that’s born to be … Continue reading Speed Bonnie Boat: Elegy for Pam Byers
Yesterday, my friend Rev. Jim Moss wrote a Facebook post which indicated he believed our denomination (PCUSA) is in its death throes. He shared his … Continue reading Water Finds a Way
So I’m working away, minding my own business and when I take a break, read a few Facebook Posts, my … Continue reading 18 Years x Infinity
Preached on Sunday, February 5, 2012 Scripture: Isaiah 40:21-31, Mark 1:29-39 When prophets start asking questions, the God’s people know … Continue reading Unexpected Strength
I’m totally in the “without a vision the people perish” camp regarding our beloved and beleaguered denomination. It’s not surprising … Continue reading What I Learned at UNCO11 #1: Organizational Navel-Gazing + Lack of Vision = God Help Us!