Monthly Archives: April 2009

Yom HaShoah and the Lectionary

Once upon a zealous church leader became passionate on behalf of a new movement in the church. Because no group of people is given to quick or easy change, not everyone was enamored. In fact some church officials had decided … Continue reading

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avoiding the pile

I am surrounded by piles. To my left are the accumulated notes from meetings, to my right papers to distribute or file. In front of me is an inbox that is overflowing and over on the window ledge are books … Continue reading

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how does god do it?

As I see the pots of lilies and tulips ready to burst, I know that Easter is upon us. This week we tell the story of Jesus’ betrayal and cruel death, a painful story that will enable us to descend … Continue reading

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it’s our time…

As a chronic underachiever in school, I was much more comfortable with embracing ‘enough’ than striving for my ‘personal best’. I learned early in life that I could avoid undue disappointment simply by aiming low. The single most loving thing … Continue reading

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