I spoke those words aloud to an empty townhouse as I literally fell onto my bed late yesterday afternoon. They’re definitely correlated, and perhaps there is a causal feedback loop. Because the tired-er I get the hard we everything is, which makes me all the more tired. This morning, after a nap and a night’s… Read More
11th Hour Preacher Party- Coming Around Again
I can’t decide if we’re on a not-so-merry-go-round or a roller coaster whose attendants decided we could just keep on riding.
Speaking of… Sunday’s coming. Again. Read More
11th Hour Preacher Party
Now that my congregation has shifted back to live and live-streamed Sunday, my Thursdays have gone back to being Thursday again (instead of Sunday Part 1), so my sermonizing can happen later in the week. Except… summer and quasi-post-pandemic schedule upheaval means I’m here on Wednesday, carving out a chunk of Thursday for chasing the… Read More
11th Hour Preacher Party: Where To Go From Here?
Hey there, Preachers! I’m a long time partier, but first time hostess. I’m pretty chuffed to be doing my first baptism among the folks I am currently serving, even if it will be Covid-style. This baby arrived a bit ahead of schedule back in July and was prayed over by many while we were… Read More
The Pastoral Is Political: About That Vaccine Queue
It was the close of our worship committee zoom, as we shared joys and concerns before closing in prayer. Faces lit up with hope and joy as they described claiming an elusive appointment or actually getting jabbed with the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine. I shared my gratitude for the science that is about… Read More