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”

LIVING FAITH LOCALLY 4/6/2021 TUESDAY

Today is a local election day here. Behind the scenes of Jesus’ life, the local political system was clearly making its presence known. Ever since I began to study religion, I have been struck by the impact politics and religion have on each other, even how they can be used by each other. I don’tContinue reading “LIVING FAITH LOCALLY 4/6/2021 TUESDAY”

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”

Positive Accentuation3.30.2021Tuesday

I invite you to accentuate the positive, offer forgiveness, believe in transformation, to see the best in others, to open yourself to Love that will not let you go. My morning prayer today:

LET GO AND DRAW CLOSE3.29.2021Monday

That story of the woman heading to the kitchen to get a cup of coffee, then seeing the pile of clothes she needs to take upstairs, so she stops to do that, but then she sees that the bathtub needs cleaning, so she stops to do that, and then she realizes that she needs aContinue reading “LET GO AND DRAW CLOSE3.29.2021Monday”

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”