My heart broke again. It started in the car. “Mama, no one will include me at recess. I keep asking to play, but everyone already has […]
Some of my first memories of our tiny country church are in the first pew, sitting right next to my great-grandmother. After raising my grandmother […]
I have the good fortune of working with a bright, gifted group of kids who are being raised by loving parents devoted to their Christian […]
This Holy Week, God will be at work in us in ways we cannot yet ask or imagine.
I want to be enough of a roadblock to convince them to think a little more deeply.
Hope is the word I’m clinging to during this Lent.
My attempts to modify others’ behavior during the six weeks before Easter haven’t really been any more effective than my mother’s were.
Sexuality and gender seem unique in their capacity to elicit terror in adults and embarrassment in children.
How will you begin your Lenten season? Miriam McKenney talks to her teens about their Lenten disciplines and reflects on the importance of taking children to Ash Wednesday worship. When we honor and face death, we prepare ourselves to be welcomed in to new life in Jesus.
My daughter told me, “For you being a priest, we aren’t the most religious family.” Is that because our faith is practical and immersive?