In the Corner

In the Corner

Recently, a new friend was telling me about her 30-year career cleaning houses. It wasn’t a job she grew up wanting to do. As a single mom, she kind of fell into it as a way to support her daughter.At least that’s how she thought of her job until about...

Place as a Theological Concept

Yesterday, I wrote about the sense of place I am developing in my new home, imagining myself creating a future and a past here. But as I thought about the idea more overnight and today, and then when I read one of the comments from yesterday’s post, I realized...

Upside Down

Today over lunch, I read the first half of the Sermon on the Mount. I love the imagery and the poetry of this message of Jesus. His tone is so loving and edgy, and when I find that my faith feels complicated and boring, I usually retreat to these passages.Today, I...