“Stir up your power, O Lord . . .”

This week I agreed to participate in the creation of a video letter that is embedded below, which has now been shared on social media and by AL.com. Some folks might be wondering why. The most immediate reference was the shooting of EJ Bradford, though the issues addressed are broader than this one event. IContinue reading ““Stir up your power, O Lord . . .””

WMTRBW: Week 2, Chapter 2 – Being Human

  Scripture Readings: Genesis 2:4-25 (Creation of Man and Woman) Psalm 8 (O Lord, our Sovereign, how majestic is your name in all the earth!) Mark 3:1-6 (Healing of the man with withered hand on Sabbath) Reflection: Two eyes are better than one, because they make depth perception possible. The same goes with ears. TwoContinue reading “WMTRBW: Week 2, Chapter 2 – Being Human”

WMTRBW: Week 1, Chapter 1 – Awe and Wonder

Today I am beginning Brian McLaren’s We Make the Road by Walking: A Year-Long Quest for Spiritual Formation, Reorientation, and Activation (order book). McLaren’s book begins with this: You are not finished yet. You are “in the making.” You have the capacity to learn, mature, think, change, and grow. You also have the freedom to stagnate,Continue reading “WMTRBW: Week 1, Chapter 1 – Awe and Wonder”