Month: April 2017

Dangerous, Daring Grace

I had a strange bunch of memories that struck me a few days ago. Not anything I’ve thought of in a long time, and they’re from different times in my life. I’ve been wondering why those came up and I finally came to the conclusion that I should share them, and my thoughts about them, Read More …

A Homeless Christ

When we think of the Risen Christ, we think of victory and glory.  Easter is full of sunshine, flowers, happy songs.  Even the dandelions are celebratory!  Not to mention the big family dinner.   But there are some for whom Easter is a difficult time.  You may see them on the street … or in Read More …

Crowns of Victory

The church I was a member of in East Tennessee does Palm Sunday up right: During the service, each person is given a palm frond.  We march around the sanctuary singing the chorus to Palms of Victory, Crowns of Glory, waving our palm branches.  Not the way it’s sung by Gospel singers, slow and sedately.  No, when Read More …