A Thanksgiving Reminder – It’s no secre

A Thanksgiving Reminder – It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of thank you notes and e-mails.  I like sending them.  I like rece http://ow.ly/lzly50fhV4K

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Empty White Chairs – Among my favorite m

Empty White Chairs – Among my favorite musicals is Les Miserables.  One of the most poignant moments in the show occurs a http://ow.ly/CedO50fbkwj

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Armed Guards at the Door – Monday aftern

Armed Guards at the Door – Monday afternoon I got a phone call from a colleague checking on a rumor one of her parishioners had http://ow.ly/uRYp50f3kes

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Semper reforma! – This year marks the 50

Semper reforma! – This year marks the 500th anniversary of Luther’s posting his ninety-five theses on the Castle Churc http://ow.ly/ewtN50eUe3H

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Pleading for the Widows – One of the gre

Pleading for the Widows – One of the great pop anthems of the sixties was Aretha Franklin’s rendering of “Respect.”  Most anyo http://ow.ly/nUlD50eMbbr

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On Being the Church in a Broken World –

On Being the Church in a Broken World – This past weekend I attended the annual meeting of the Florida Conference of the United Church of Ch http://ow.ly/p9UP50eE5Ra

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The Greatest of These . . . . – The Impe

The Greatest of These . . . . – The Imperial River wends its way through Bonita Springs, and after many more inches of rain than nor http://ow.ly/5AW850ew1s1

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Worried about Vegas–and Lee County Too

Worried about Vegas–and Lee County Too – I am worried.  Really worried.  I am worried that we will forget about Houston, or San Juan or Mexic http://ow.ly/4XSp50enY8j

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Irma, Justice and Me – I was part of a m

Irma, Justice and Me – I was part of a meeting with regional and national denominational officials yesterday to discuss our http://ow.ly/tJem50efPe2

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After Irma – “We dodged a bullet!” So

After Irma – “We dodged a bullet!”  So read the local daily paper’s headline after the storm passed. And so we di http://ow.ly/E4EW50e7kws

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