One of my favorite responses to the question of what Lenten practices folks are engaging in is when someone said, “I’m going to work on breathing again.” It was a light conversation so I made an attempt at a humorous response. Something like, “Good luck with that – but I think breathing just kind of … More Breathe in, Breath out
It was dusk on a chilly, midweek, early March day as I walked with friends along the bank of the ditch on our way to school. “Who’s up for basketball at my house after school?” I asked my compatriots. “I’m out,” said Jim. “It’s Ash Wednesday and I have to acolyte at church.” I then … More Living into Lent
Oh, the incredible shapes and colors. Ah, the beautiful music. My goodness, the prose and poetry. The mystery and the majesty of it all. Is it fireworks on 4th of July? No, it’s Sunday morning in one of our faith communities! Ask any Episcopalian what they love about their faith community, and one of the … More Do You Speak Episcopalian?