Monthly Archives: July 2012

pondering the strange fruit of progressive Christianity… and newborn babies

Beginning with baby Johanna in February, we have had three new babies born into our church community already this year! As we celebrate these little ones, I find myself reveling in the wonder of newborn babies and struck by the … Continue reading

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In search of transparency…

As the media swirl around Mitt this week, there have been a series of subtle and not so subtle assaults on the LGBT community. First it was the New York Times giving Op-Ed space to a rant against the Episcopalian’s … Continue reading

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the inevitable collision for Ikea hopefuls

It was bound to happen. But even if you know that it is coming, the sadness is just as great. My reading list of “socially responsible” emails just launched an attack on my beloved Ikea. Apparently Ikea’s source for cheap … Continue reading

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from the sunshine state: road trip non-lessons

In celebration of my 50th birthday and our 1st anniversary, Darlene and I packed the convertible, donned our sun hats, and headed to the beach. Certain, I was, that the journey would yield the invaluable lessons necessary for this next … Continue reading

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