The Pastoral is Political – On Being an Outsider at the OB/GYN and in the Sanctuary

The OB/GYN is not always a happy place where dreams come true. Sometimes, it’s where people discover extremely devastating news or where their baby dreams turn into infertility nightmares. Read More

11th Hour Preacher Party: Life. Is. Hard.

Once again I am following the Revised Common Lectionary, Track One, for Year A – ┬ábecause I love the stories in Genesis. Ripe with the heart of the human condition, these stories are like seeds and fruit for the ages. I found some interesting Midrash on Rachel and Leah, reflecting on the strengths of their… Read More