Full disclosure: I haven't written an actual blog in a while, so I'm a little rusty, but I figure that the afterglow of Easter Sunday presents a perfect opportunity to do some in-depth, "out-loud," on-screen spiritual reflection. I've been consumed with parish ministry. Not consumed like a "flesh eating bacteria" consumed (although at times it … Continue reading Coffeehouse Musings: Flashes of Light
A few weeks ago I came into my office on what I thought would be a typical day. As I am apt to do, I began sorting through a flurry of blog posts that friends and fellow ministers were posting on Facebook and Twitter and I came across a posting from a Roman priest extolling … Continue reading Coffeehouse Musings: Why I Wear my Anglican Collar… Sometimes
"...celebrating the coming of the Christ child isn't just about celebrating an event that happened 2,000 years ago. Christ's birth in the manger means nothing if he isn't reborn over and over again in our lives and in our hearts."
This musing is going to be short, because it's just a simple question that I've been reflecting upon this week. The question is this: What song has God been singing to you lately? In one of my favorite books that I haven't read yet (I have lot's of those) The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien describes the creation of … Continue reading Coffeehouse Musings: Listen to the Angels Shouting
I remember the Glory Days of Facebook (circa 2006-2008) before the countless cat pictures, pointless memes, and seemingly-deep-but-really-astoundingly-shallow-and-amazingly-annoying-political-pontifications that clog my timeline. Having 2000+ Facebook friends makes it very difficult to manage the senselessness that daily floods my timeline. That's just the way Facebook is. But, every now and then, something breaks through the humdrum … Continue reading Coffeehouse Musings: Danny’s Song