All the things

To pick up and start saying, again, “It’s been so long since I wrote…!” would do very little but state the obvious and make me feel sheepish even to be updating again. I spent some time, before writing this, updating the site’s appearance. It had literally not been updated since I set up the site […]

Learn, Teach, Do

Two weeks ago, I was given an opportunity to be part of something extraordinary. Last week, I was doubly blessed as I got to share my experiences of the week before. This week, I’d like to write about it. A few months ago, I was approached by my church’s director of Lifespan Growth and Learning […]


Not long ago I had a conversation about vocations with a friend who at one time thought he might have had one. “What made you think that?” I asked. He replied that he was good at the things a minister needed to be: speaking, writing, management. But when he talked to his minister, she asked […]

Changing light

When I was a child my mind would wander during church. Mostly it wandered towards earthly things, but I have a fairly distinct memory of a particular daydream I’d return to again and again. I would close my eyes during some part of the service, one of the long stretches of sitting or kneeling. I […]