Wits’ Ends Day: Pilate Tweets Holy Week

Joanna Harader serves as pastor of Peace Mennonite Church in Lawrence, KS. As of the posting of this piece, she has written more fake tweets than real ones. She blogs at SpaciousFaith.com. RevGalBlogPals encourages you to share our blog posts via email or social media. We do not grant permission to cut-and-paste prayers and articles… Read More

RCL-Narrative Lectionary: Holy Week Extravaganza Bonus Edition!

Maundy Thursday. Good Friday. Easter Vigil. Whatever other worship services and events are typical for your congregation. It’s all come down to this, folks! It’s the final countdown, the sprint to the finish, the last hurrah. It’s time to get serious. Jesus has joyfully entered Jerusalem. The final meal, betrayal, arrest, and execution are at… Read More

The Pastoral is Political: Gaslighting

Gaslighting is a strong word.   It’s a strong word with psychological triggers for many people, including me.   Gaslighting involves the perpetrator trying to convince the target (the one being gaslighted) that what they perceive is not actual reality. By convincing the target to doubt herself, the gaslighter gains power through distortion, lies, and… Read More

Holy Week Prep Party — Holy Monday Edition

It’s Holy Week, and we’ll depart from our regular schedule to provide daily opportunities to share our preparation and offer support to one another. Whether you’re preaching or planning or praying, we hope you’ll join us each day and share your experiences, questions or brilliant ideas in the comments. If you’re not yet a member… Read More