Ordinary Grace

Ordinary Grace

Ordinary Grace by William Kent Krueger Ordinary grace – what does that mean? Do experiences of grace range from less-than-ordinary through extra-ordinary degrees? For author William Kent Krueger, Ordinary Grace is a novel, a captivating chronicle that includes a...

Date With a Frog

Some days, it’s “Good morning, God.” Some days, it’s “Good God, it’s morning.” A frog telephoned a psychic hotline and is told, “You are going to meet a beautiful young girl who will want to know everything about you.” “Great,” said the frog. “Will I meet her at a...

Break

Some things are so important you can’t allow yourself to be detoured or derailed  . . . An English parish priest was walking down a country lane when he saw a young farmer struggling to load hay back onto a cart after it had fallen off. “You look hot, my… To...

Do you like dolls?

“Do you like dolls?” a little girl asked a friend of her mother’s who had come for dinner. “Yes, very much,” was the reply. “Then I’ll show you mine,” the little girl offered. One by one she carried them into the living room and sat them on the couch. Finally,…...
Entanglement

Entanglement

Entanglement Lectionary Isaiah 25:6-9 Psalm 24 Revelation 21:1-6a John 11:32-44 Text to Life We are all entangled. Whether we know it or not, our lives are entangled. Let me show you how. This year the other-worldly celebration of “Allhallowtide” fell just right on...