The Pastoral is Political: Valentine’s Day Edition

Here are a few things to keep in mind this week as we get ready for Valentine’s Day: While Valentine’s Day is a fun holiday for many, it can also be painful, stressful, and lonely for others. There is a lot of pressure in our society to “find a partner, settle down, and have a… Read More

The Pastoral is Political: Why I Was Arrested At Moral Mondays IL

On Monday, June 29, 2015, two Lutheran pastors, two Methodist pastors, a rabbi, two community organizers, and a senior citizen got arrested for trespassing in the lobby of Citadel in downtown Chicago during a Moral Mondays Illinois action. I was one of them. …Sounds like a line of a joke, right? Well, it’s not. Illinois… Read More