Praying with Our Feet

Barbara Brown Taylor writes, “Earth is so thick with divine possibility that it is a wonder we can walk anywhere without cracking our shins on altars.”[1] Consider the pace at which we tend to do life. The temptation is to plow through – make lists for the things, do the things, stress about all the … Continue reading Praying with Our Feet


Family Dinners: A Maundy Thursday Reflection

Luke 22:24-27 – “A dispute also arose among them as to which of them was considered to be greatest. 25 Jesus said to them, “The kings of the Gentiles lord it over them; and those who exercise authority over them call themselves Benefactors. 26 But you are not to be like that. Instead, the greatest among you should be like … Continue reading Family Dinners: A Maundy Thursday Reflection


For centuries, Christians have practiced a season of waiting and preparation leading up to the celebration of Christmas called Advent. Advent begins four Sundays before Christmas Day each year, so the season varies a bit in length. Traditionally, the Christian calendar, which reaches a crescendo in Easter, begins with Advent. Sister Joan Chittister says, “[The … Continue reading Advent