Category Archives: fear

Seeds of peace

“Spread harmony.”   It was the hopeful message of a recent Microsoft commercial during this year’s holiday season. If you missed it, the spot showed Microsoft employees walking out of their NYC retail store singing “Let there be peace on … Continue reading

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Light

“He is risen! He is risen indeed!” This was our first Easter in a liturgical church, and even though St. Mark’s is small, they pulled out all the stops: fragrant lilies and tulips at the altar, incense wafting through the … Continue reading

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Foot Prints

Sixth Thursday/Holy Week We had a foot washing service at our church tonight. It wasn’t a service for people with vulnerability issues. It’s funny how vulnerable we can feel in our naked feet. Not to mention our discomfort with having … Continue reading

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Self Defense

Sixth Wednesday/Holy Week One of the hardest things for me to face is my own duplicity, the false self I hide behind in order to feel good about myself. I really don’t want to believe that like Peter, I too … Continue reading

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Third Sunday of Lent/March 8/Praying Scripture

Week Three of Lent: Praying Scripture My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me. – John 10:27 (ESV)   God speaks to us in many ways. Scripture is one of the most powerful. We first … Continue reading

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