Words to float by those of us having a sinking feeling

We’re all in the same boat. Hell and high water have come. Pretending that it is not raining on our heads is not an expression of faith. We are faced with our own mortality and the fabric of American society is unraveling. In fact, the garment has come undone. Don’t tell me to hold it […]

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Twelve Triggers of Racial Anxiety

“Do not be anxious about anything.” ~Philippians 4.6 For the past few months, I have been taking a class designed to equip new and prospective leaders for pastoral ministry.  Like most who discern a call to pastor, I have approached the possibility in disbelief and yet it seems unsurprisingly inevitable.  In our last class, the […]

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