Current Status

I’m not ok, and a good number of folks need someone to say that so they know they’re not alone.

Meh-ry Christmas

I feel “meh” this Christmas. Two years of Covid, no one over, family health issues, ever increasing derranged thinking by folks, and watching injustice “win” in so many ways has taken its toll. I know, in so many ways, I have things really good—close friends, a loving community, Jen is doing OK, and our needs…

Life in the Maelstrom

One of the things I’ve discovered over the years is the call to pastoring means spending a great deal of time in the maelstrom we call, “grief.”

It’s In the Bag

I may seem odd, but this Target bag has achieved some sentimental value to me.

Never Closed

I am incensed when I see people using my faith as a reason to ignore a public health emergency. It’s evil.