Saints: Becoming More Than “Christians” Book Review

Saints: Becoming More Than "Christians" by Addison D. Bevere was a pleasure to read. I figured it would be enjoyable and possibly a simple read, which was an unfair assumption. This turned out to be an enjoyable, but meatier read. I say that as a compliment. I thought it would be a quick, simple read … Continue reading Saints: Becoming More Than “Christians” Book Review


Out my Window: Butterfly trying to steady itself on a bleeding heart to drink. A hummingbird who keeps stopping by wondering where the feeder is. Peonies blooming. Enjoying: Celebrating friends getting ordained. Planning summer fun. The  fields turning from yellow to white. Grilling. Listening to: Finished listening to Creative Quest by Questlove. I totally loved … Continue reading Daybook

Practicing Resurrection (Father’s Day Edition)

Dad... as with Mother's Day... oh so complicated. My first born is the age you were when you became my dad. I remember you telling me that when I was 25 I would understand what you did better and would appreciate it. I am 48 and just now coming into a better understanding of you. … Continue reading Practicing Resurrection (Father’s Day Edition)

Practicing Resurrection Day 18

Wise Words from Anne Morrow Lindbergh, "Women need solitude in order to find again the true essence of themselves: that firm strand which will be the indispensable center of a whole web of human relationships. She must find that inner stillness which Charles Morgan describes as 'the stilling of the soul within the activities of … Continue reading Practicing Resurrection Day 18