November 2017

Words I Don’t Want to Say Together: Active Shooter & Church

2017-11-10T20:40:35+00:00 Categories: Community, Disaster Recovery, Faith, Religion, Uncategorized|

It seems horrifying to imagine that the places we have used for worship, sanctuary, community, fellowship, love and connection, places that for millennia have helped define our own identity are now having to be prepared for violence and death. I can’t even believe I am having to write these words. It pains me to know [...]

April 2015

Giving up God for Lent, AND Easter???

2017-03-01T16:47:48+00:00 Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

I have never outgrown my delight in smelling coffee brewing first thing in the morning. Especially during my morning contemplative time. Wherever I am, at home or traveling, there is something about that earthy aroma that makes me pause while a smile spreads across my face, like warm syrup over a pancake. As I breathe [...]