You Are Called

You Are Called

Okay, no more fooling around. It’s time. The world needs your spiritual leadership. Now. Your community, your friends, your neighborhood, your city. We all need it. Don’t know what I’m talking about? Let me offer it in the words of adrienne maree brown in Emergent...
Do Your Teaspoon

Do Your Teaspoon

Anyone feeling exhausted already even though we’re not even a month into the new U.S. administration? So many marches, vigils, protests, declarations, petitions! So many organizing meetings! And so many posts to read, reports to watch, updates to listen...
Weaving Prayers with Standing Rock

Weaving Prayers with Standing Rock

Around the globe, powerful interests are destroying ecosystems and landscapes, clearcutting, strip mining, and polluting. In every case, the destroyers have more military, political, and financial power than those who would resist them. If this planet and our...
Disagreement and Connection After November 8

Disagreement and Connection After November 8

“How do you talk to someone you have fundamental disagreements with?” A religious educator asked me this question this week as she sought my help in guiding youth about how to have conversations across divides. I felt stumped and flagged the email to get to later....
Partnering with Grace

Partnering with Grace

I co-led a workshop on Saturday called “Living into Right Relations.” It was for folks in congregations looking for better ways to be in community with each other. It’s amazing to me what faithful people are willing to spend a Saturday doing. I think the workshop went...