Christianity is a religion of hope. But the thing about hope is, it can suck.
It’s been a LONG Lent. Soon it will end.
What a difference three days can make.
The communal effect of anxiety doesn’t need to be destructive. In fact, it can even be a sign of community health.
G0iving people permission to grieve may be one of the more important things I do in my role as both pastor and chaplain.
Forgiveness is a difficult thing. It’s difficult because we want to make it about the person we’re forgiving, but it’s really about who we are and who we serve.