The sayings of Anthony and his fellow Desert Ancestors were often recorded and shared with other Christians.
Jesus’ baptism marked an incredible turning point.
As is the pattern with many monastic women on our church calendar, she refused marriage despite her parents’ pleas.
Now that my kids are in 7th and 9th grades, I’m trying to be realistic about how we will slow down and engage Advent as a family because we have a lot less time in the afternoon and evenings than we did a decade ago.
There are times in each one of our lives when we must choose between holding tightly to our convictions or loosen our grip on them.
But how do we model discipleship when we live so far away?
Five months ago my fourteen-year-old and I participated in an intergenerational Civil Rights Pilgrimage with his church youth group.
I imagine some folks prefer keeping their thin places to themselves, so that they remain personal sanctuaries hidden from the rest of the world. However, I’ve found tremendous joy sharing them with my husband and children.
Healing. Connection. Belonging. Love. These are the words of Pentecost.
On Palm Sunday we hear about a tragedy that unfolds at the hands of tyrants and a destructive empire.