In the midst of a lot of questions, this poem/blessing was given to me today. Stay (A Blessing for Ascension) … Continue reading Stay
What in the world are you doing here, Elijah? You are supposed to be out there in Damascus calling attention to corruption. You are supposed to be bringing people to repentance. You are supposed to be challenging the status quo, moving people out of their complacency, motivating my people to return to me. What are you doing here? That question echoes through the centuries and resounds in this room, this very day. Continue reading What Are We Going to Do?
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
I love my denomination. No really! I do! I have a passion for the particular way the Presbyterian Church (USA) … Continue reading A diversion from Advent daily fare: Hope for the church I love
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
As I think about moving into my next congregation, I really want to start well. So I put together a … Continue reading Questions for a New Start