THAT’S GRACE Y’ALLHome Communion4/11/2021

How does Easter change our lives? For me, it is trusting in the Power that gave Jesus life after death, that restored people to their personhood, that forgives our Sin and pulls us out of those pits of despair, guilt, unworthiness, self-pity, and all that stuff that traps us from being who we were meantContinue reading “THAT’S GRACE Y’ALLHome Communion4/11/2021”

LETTING GO 4/9/2021 FRIDAY

I love GRACE! I love that faith tells me that God’s mercies are fresh and new each morning. I love that grace means forgiven and restored. It is a little harder for me to not only ponder, but to also give away all the stuff, physical, mental, emotional stuff that I have accumulated over theContinue reading “LETTING GO 4/9/2021 FRIDAY”

What is there to fear? April 2, 2021 GOOD FRIDAY

“Always look for the good in the Gospels. They are Good News.” That was the message my first preaching professor had for us. But how does one find good in the cross and in the Friday that he died? How does one find good in any tragedy, unfair trials, senseless deaths? The answer we areContinue reading “What is there to fear? April 2, 2021 GOOD FRIDAY”

PALM SUNDAY QUESTIONS3.28.2021HOME COMMUNION

Palm Sunday brings many questions with it. As Jesus entering into Jerusalem in a parade that was very similar to a Roman victory parade begs the question of what type of ruler he would choose to be, we are asked of what type of ruler will we follow and seek to be like. One ofContinue reading “PALM SUNDAY QUESTIONS3.28.2021HOME COMMUNION”

Stone Soup Life3.23.2021 Tuesday

Jimmy Buffett has a song called “I Love the Now”. It is a reminder that life happens right here in the now. It can be fun to anticipate things but it can also be discouraging if those things don’t turn out as we planned. It can be beneficial to look at our past to appreciateContinue reading “Stone Soup Life3.23.2021 Tuesday”

Thankful for Lent – why?Wednesday 3.10.2021

What are you thankful for during the season of Lent? Are you learning new things about yourself or others? Are you more aware of the beauty all around? Are you looking for Holy Moments? Today I am thankful for all the beautiful signs of Spring, of new life, for the world around us and forContinue reading “Thankful for Lent – why?Wednesday 3.10.2021”

FOGGY MORNING BREAKDOWNMarch 8,2021 Monday

My to-do list is out of my head. My blood pressure is down. But it is time to start a new work week, to get clarity on what needs to be done. I want even greater clarity. I know The Way of Christ is love. I’m working on that. But what about the details! HowContinue reading “FOGGY MORNING BREAKDOWNMarch 8,2021 Monday”