Breathe the Resurrection (Vigil of Easter)

I preached four times this weekend, during the "Great Three Days" worship service that lasts from Thursday evening through Sunday morning. In current Evangelical¬†Lutheran liturgical understanding, this is one long service that begins with Maundy Thursday and ends with the Vigil of Easter. Click here for Maundy Thursday. Click here for Good Friday. Click here … Continue reading Breathe the Resurrection (Vigil of Easter)

A Breakthrough!

This morning, I went out to do some errands: the post office and the grocery store. This is typical Friday fare for me. When I'm not on medical leave, Fridays are my day off, and I usually spend the morning grocery shopping and whatever else is necessary that week. I've stayed in the Friday errand … Continue reading A Breakthrough!

Scared of this election

Is it normal to feel frightened, actually¬†scared, by all the campaign signs this election? Is it normal to feel frightened of going to work on election day, because my workplace is a polling place? Because I am scared. I'm scared of talking about whom I'm supporting, unless the other person brings it up first. I'm … Continue reading Scared of this election