Wednesday Word

February
17
2021

Wednesday Word: One Step at a Time

In case you missed the notice, today is Ash Wednesday.

This is the day when we remember our mortality. This is the day we “lament our sins and acknowledge our wretchedness.” This is the...

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February
10
2021

Wednesday Word: Glory to Glory

Grant to us that we . . . may be strengthened to bear our cross, and be changed into his likeness from glory to glory . . . – from the Collect for the Last Sunday after the Epiphany

Lent...

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February
3
2021

Wednesday Word: Listening

Did you hear it?

Did you hear the repetitive drone of someone shoveling their driveway? Did you hear the muffled sound of a car driving down the street? Did you hear the sound of the snowfall?

I am...

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January
27
2021

Wednesday Word: Compassion and Risk

Compassion cannot happen from a guarded, invulnerable distance. It sends us to come alongside people who find themselves isolated, separated, segregated, demonized, otherized, and relegated to the...

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January
20
2021

Wednesday Word: Football and Church

Football officiating and church.

People have heard me talk about how intertwined these two things are for as long as I've been in ordained ministry. I was a football official long before I even...

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