Lent

Sowing Seed

Generous, And Free

Sometimes a line, a phrase someone says or writes catches you and stays with you. Leo the Great, a pope in the church in…

Waterfall

Witnessing Marvels

It was a way of remembering our baptism – that we would dip our finger into a font of water – “holy water” –…

2017 Ashes

Burning Palms on Mardi Gras

“Blow the trumpet; return to the Lord with all your heart, with fasting and weeping …” And, I might add, with the burning of last…

Batter Up

We Need a Little “Lent” …

It always took a couple pitches with the accompanying “swing-n-a-miss” to acclimate myself to the pitcher. It’s not like I was ever a great…

Carnival 1

To be or not to be … Shriven

“We eat better today than kings did a hundred years ago!” That was one of my father’s favorite sayings, usually spoken as he sat…

Lent 2015

February 22 – Temptation

The Season of Lent has begun—a time of reflection and preparation. What are your priorities? Do you have goals in life? During Lent we…