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.
All week, I have been searching for the right words. I want to tell you what I told my kids when they were scared or anxious: Don’t worry. It’ll be alright. Mom and Dad are here. But that seems so small in the face of the deep pain that some of us are just now experiencing – a pain which, for people of color, has been present all their lives. Continue reading For Such A Time As This: A Letter to My (Still) New Congregation
(For more on this, see Part One: Dandelions and White Supremacy – The Overarching Frame) The Barmen Declaration As A … Continue reading Part Two: Dandelions in the Temple