Sometimes, there is either no time or no energy to do the things that I aspire to do. So, this week, I have no art. For two weeks running, I have not had/taken the time on Mondays to create. Mondays are my set aside day for Sabbath. In general, I try to participate in life-giving […]
How do we respond to a world that threatens doom?
OK. Well, this is sort of artful. It is in response to Psalm 31. My haiku: Vulnerable babesHide in mother’s wingsSheltered from harm A couple things that I noticed in response to this Psalm: God is given many images in this Psalm, one which includes the “wings that shelter”. Sheltering wings are a mother’s job. […]
What does the Bible really say about abortion? A look at one piece of scripture.
Responding to Psalm 23 When the darkness comes And your enemies attack Faithful love is there When I started to do my artwork (#nojudging but you have no idea how much I wish I didn’t make the tree in the corner) this morning, I was listening to The Daily from the NY Times. This is […]
Argh! I am just beginning sabbatical. I packed everything. And the tiny suitcase of my art supplies is sitting. at. home. So, pleh. I am officially on sabbatical. It started Sunday just after launching Manna: An Online Worship for All. That effort, to launch a new service, in a new way, on time, and with […]
What should we think when we encounter people that reject us for who we are? Especially when we are righteous, honorable, and real?
Worried about the harm the church is doing, a new Methodist community is forming that will center the lives and gifts of LGBTQIA+ Methodists.
Hi! I wrote a Dr. Seuss inspired liturgy and a lot of folks want a copy of it. So, first, I didn’t write the whole thing. I adapted, I wrote, I borrowed, I collaborated…all these things. But, I am responsible for pulling it all together into one worship! Haha! And I am responsible for making […]
A brief book review of J Mase III’s latest release: “One Transqueer’s Reflections on Grief, Unemployment & Inappropriate Jokes About Death.”