Reading Time: 2 minutes Children look ahead to Christmas with a sense of expectation. They anticipate presents under the tree. Many kids pour over their Christmas list, trying to decide what to ask Santa … Continue reading What Will This Season Bring?
Reading Time: 2 minutes Giving thanks is such a great exercise. For me, challenging myself to count my blessings helps my day. When I go deeper and find 10, 15, or even 20 things … Continue reading Giving Thanks
Reading Time: 2 minutes Each person who accepts God’s free gift of grace and enters a relationship with Jesus has a calling. Sometimes, we frame a ‘calling’ as something exclusive to ministers or deacons. … Continue reading God is Calling You
Reading Time: 2 minutes I like writing this blog. Thinking about current events is cathartic for me during these tumultuous times. Connecting theology with what’s happening in the world is part of my calling. … Continue reading Derailed by a Puppy
Reading Time: 2 minutes I was reading Christ the Sacrament of the Encounter with God by Edward Schillebeeckx (Oxford: Sheed & Ward, 1963) and discovered a surprising metaphor for Christ as a sacrament. Schillebeeckx … Continue reading A Jazz Drummer, Christ the Savior, & Dynamic Unity