My spiritual practices have long been communal ones. I love people—and their presence.
How do ministers lead in unnavigated territory? How do we hold out hope in the face of despair?
At a recent funeral, some churchgoers were surprised by my choice of texts.
What does it mean to be the church when we can’t be together?
Anna Madsen’s theological call for taking a stand
Our Sunday Zoom service was deeply moving. It was also a little awkward, but we know how to roll with that.
It makes me uncomfortable. That’s by design.
They’re in a plastic bag in my closet.
How one youth leader stopped being a chief counselor of fun and discovered something better.
How can we accompany people through this valley of anxiety, fear, and death?
Eamon Duffy’s short biography of the first English saint canonized since the Reformation
But for how long?
Such values have shadow sides. They are also desperately needed in the world.
Keep going, says John.
“This is decolonized land,” a young woman said. “This is a liberated zone.”