Our theme for worship and faith development this month asks us to explore this question – and I encourage you to think about how you will explore it intellectually, how you will explore it emotionally, how you could incorporate the question into your personal spiritual … read more.
It’s 10:21 pm. The parents have said their good-byes. Five more hours and we are headed to the airport. The youth are excited, roaming the church – and nowhere near ready for sleep. Time to finish these musings, musings about the importance of stories … read more.
I love the words of Howard Thurman that we often use as the close of our Christmas Eve services:
When the song of the angels is stilled,
When the star in the sky is gone,
When the kings and princes are home,
When the … read more.