Lenten Photos Day 1: Who Am I?

As part of my Lenten practice this year, I have decided to participate in the Lenten 40 Day Photo Challenge at rethinkchurch.org.  The idea is to take a photo that is about the word or phrase of the day. It is supposed to require paying attention and being intentional, which sounds like a spiritual discipline to…

Recognizing Jesus in Life Abundant

Lakshmi Mandala of Wealth and Abundance John 10:1-10; Acts 2:42-47May 15, 2011 — Jerusalem UCC Remember Easter?Merely three weeks ago, we gathered here to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus. Remember Easter? Easter was a great celebration of the resurrection of Jesus the Christ.  Easter is more than a celebration of what happened to Jesus.  Yes,…

Comforting the Disillusioned

Monday, I was shocked and disillusioned when I heard that Sojourners made the decision not to post on their blog a video ad made by Believe Out Loud (ad is on the right after you click).  It was “deja vu all over again” reminding me of the rejection by CBS in 2004 of the United…