Content Tagged ‘Beloved Community’

Transcending What Separates Us

May 9, 2021 | Tags: , , , , , ,

When I consider how best and briefly to describe our times, the word that keeps returning to my page is “heavy.” There’s the weighty matter of mortality in the pandemic and its attendant losses. There’s the hefty and horrifying legacy of racial oppression hoisted into the public square by repeated state-sanctioned racialized violence.  And there’s […]

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The Groundhog’s Call

February 5, 2016 | Tags: , , ,

Believe it or not, this is the week announcing the return of spring! We are halfway between the winter solstice and the spring equinox, and even as I finished shoveling a foot of new snow that fell here in the upper Midwest, I nodded to the week’s celebrations of old Celtic and Christian rituals marking […]

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