Tag Archives: reconciliation

Jonathan Myrick Daniels

August 14th is the feast day of Jonathan Myrick Daniels.  This day is especially poignant this year for me, as a seminarian caught in the midst of the resurgence of civil rights advocacy required to confront the evils of racism … Continue reading

Posted in liturgy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Grace Shows Up

It was supposed to be a very quick trip to the grocery store; a mission of mercy for ranch dressing that we’d neglected to pick up for Red Door lunch.  My goal was to get in, out, and back in … Continue reading

Posted in Lent 2017 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Restorative Justice

A few weeks ago, one of my BSW students sent me an email.  She was doing a summer internship with the First Lady’s office and on the side, doing some volunteer work with the office for restorative justice.  Virginia has … Continue reading

Posted in work and life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Have the Conversation

In this week where we are about to celebrate the Fourth of July, we the people of the United States have finally started having a conversation. Granted, we are still firing up our grills and bantering about whether air shows … Continue reading

Posted in work and life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Peace. Bubbles. Light.

When I stood in my assigned space in the alto section of the choir loft, across from the organ, it was Michael’s tenor voice that I heard behind me. The choir at St. John’s-Grace was an eclectic combination of people: … Continue reading

Posted in lent blog 2013 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment