Greetings, Friends! I generally wait until Sunday each week to work on the blog you get to read on Monday but this week I knew I had a very full weekend ahead so I decided to start on Friday afternoon. First, I went through the list of resolutions from General Convention that dioceses and congregations … Continue reading Our National Emergency
Greetings, Friends! Last week for me was particularly busy and this week looks to be even more challenging so, when I started thinking about writing this week’s blog on Saturday, I had no idea where to begin and I knew I needed a topic that might even write itself. I offered up a brief “please, … Continue reading #EpiscopalEvangelism
Greetings Friends! Untiy. What a loaded word. I’m even at a loss as to how I’d like to begin the discussion this week. Since this is a blog for our Diocese, I really do try to keep my personal opinions out – although I’m also pretty sure you might be able to read between the … Continue reading Unity in a Divided Time
Greetings, Friends! I hope you are all warm and well-stocked with supplies for this week’s weather that is coming our way. This might be as good time to help stock the local food pantries and remember to check on neighbors who might have trouble getting out and those who live alone. The harsh temps that … Continue reading Let us Gather!
Greetings, Friends! On this blustery Sunday, my thoughts have been centered on keeping my dorm warm and dry for the guys living here. Our furnace went out Friday night and was finally providing heat and hot water again for us on Saturday evening. Dealing with this rather insignificant emergency has prompted me to consider yet … Continue reading Repairing Our Safety Net
Greetings, Friends! Waking up to snowy roads on Sunday morning, I was disappointed. Sure it was beautiful outside but the roads were a mess here in Hillsdale and I really wanted to make it safely to church because we were going to celebrate the Baptism of Our Lord Jesus Christ! I find the opportunities to … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions Review
Happy New Year, Dear Friends! And a Blessed Epiphany to you all! I had every intention of sending out blogs over the last few weeks. I packed my computer for the holidays and was all set. I even had topics that I wanted to share with you all. Once exams ended at the college and … Continue reading Shutdown