I just returned to my laptop after brewing a cup of herbal tea and I want to share the experience with you.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Thursday, August 26, 2021
In his book, The Universal Christ, Richard Rohr begins a long section with the following thought. He said:
Monday, August 23, 2021
Yesterday's Worship in the Park was a blessing to participate in with Old Union and Crestview. It was wonderful to gather in Old Union’s pavilion as three combined churches to worship the God that we love and serve. With that in mind I want to share with you a little thing that I noticed during one of our hymns.
Thursday, August 19, 2021
So what is your thing?. . . And how much are you will to sacrifice, to work, or plan so that that one thing, that self-care thing, can happen?
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
What a perfectly splendid morning we have here in Cranberry today. . . Yes, you read that right. Today is a wonderful blessing from God, and every time I look up, I feel blessed by what I am watching outside the church windows. The rain is coming down hard and consistent. It is going to be a ’soaker’ today. I walked a couple extra times around the church just so that I could hear the rain fall and walk with it in God’s world.
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
A short time ago I finished a chapter from Barbara Brown Taylor’s new book, Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others. Although I have read many other things today, those words have stayed with me. I have long been an admirer of Taylor’s words and her ability to turn a phrase that will stick with me—this was no exception.
Monday, August 2, 2021
As I suggested in a Facebook post on Sunday evening, I walked the prayer trail this morning. Spiritually it was a moving experience—one that I want to share with you today.
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