Death, where is thy sting? Here.

Note: I wrote this for my church blog, but thought it might resonate outside of those circles as well. Mom. Dad. Grandma. Poppa. Sister. Brother. Wife. Husband. Aunt. Uncle. Daughter. Son. Friend. These are some of the names given those who died recently. It has been a difficult week in the life of our church …

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Seeking hospitality

For me, striving to live the life of faith always comes down to “love God and love your neighbor.” That’s why I always say it in any parting blessing I offer. It is the essence of following God in the Way of Jesus (as I understand it based on scripture, tradition, reason, and experience). While …

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