Today we celebrate the life and work of Ruling Elder Katherine Johnson – a woman, as the story said, who basically rewrote the rules (or ignored them) both in her workplace AND in her church where she served as a member of the Finance Committee and as Treasurer at a time when women were not welcomed into those roles. We give thanks for her example among us. Continue reading Blessings & Curses
2022 Black History Month Sermon Series Lifting Up the Lives of Black PresbyteriansPreached February 6, 2022United Presbyterian Church, Peoria, IL … Continue reading Complicated Calls
This morning’s thinking is inspired by an article written by Rev. Melech Thomas who asks some hard questions and proposes that the answer to all of them is authentic love. Please read his article first (link in the blog and in the comment below), then journey back here for some of my thoughts. Continue reading Love and The Hard Work of Following.