Monthly Archives: June 2015

For Same-Sex Marriage, from Argentina

I am seeking a translation — I will add when I receive one.Ask and I have received! from Jocelyn Gardner Spencer — many thanks! What love has joined together That which love has joined together shall not be separated by … Continue reading

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Resources for Same-Sex Marriage

For folks in the United States where same gender loving marriage was affirmed last week by the Supreme Court, a book I published with Dr. Leanne McCall Tigert for Pilgrim Press, Cleveland, Ohio, (2010) may be of assistance. All Whom … Continue reading

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The Letter to the Romans and the Confederate Flag

Take down the damn flag! I hear Paul, an apostle with whom I am in a love-aggravate relationship, whisper to me in the night. As long as one person sees more than red fabric, sees the idol – racism, and … Continue reading

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Reflection on Proverbs 31 and announcing a new book

Rosalie Sugrue of Aotearoa / New Zealand has a wonderful new novel available this week! Please see the ordering information beneath her gift of a reflection that so subtly makes Proverbs 31 inclusive. It is this journey — within faith … Continue reading

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Yosemite

I travel to Yosemite in spite of skeleton trees blackened by the rim of the world fire, in spite of waterfalls drought-thin from lack of snow melt. I say to my questioning friends – no, I am not a tourist. … Continue reading

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July 4, 2015 … Some worship resources, without the jingo

I offer some worship resources for people in the United States who are less than happy with the twisting of a celebration about freedom into a championing of an unthinking and uncritical nationalism. I always find that there is a … Continue reading

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Two more for Mother Emanuel AME Zion

Two more poetic gifts for Mother Emanuel. This first is from Carol Hallman Mother Emanuel AME Zion-Charleston It is a historic place Words of freedom and justice Hope and love poured forth from her pulpit (And still do) Abernathy spoke … Continue reading

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