Despair: Drive and Danger

February 4, 2018
Imagine with me, for just a moment, a story. Imagine that there is a college counselor somewhere in America, in a place out in the midwest somewhere. Imagine that she…

Weighty Words

January 28, 2018
Sometimes the lectionary offers a group of lessons for Sunday morning that seem to speak directly to the issues of our day. Sometimes they don’t, and when that happens, as…

It’s For You

January 14, 2018
During the Christmas season I noticed that I received fewer of those letters that you get tucked into the Christmas card—you know the one I mean; the one that used…

In It With Me

January 7, 2018
Where I grew up, this season of very cold weather always brought with it a certainty about at least one thing you would be doing at school. During the more…