Women Lifting Women for Lent: Day 1

As you embark on the Lenten discipline of encouraging women, rather than bringing them down, pause and "think" before you speak. (I know it's a little cheesy, but it's pretty effective.) Don't stop with the first ...

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Then Again, You Might Want to Give Something Up After All

A couple of days back, I posted a post (is there a better way to phrase that?) about how you might want to take on (rather than give up) something for Lent. But giving something up doesn't ...

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Why Taking On May Be Better For You Than Giving Up This Lent

When I was in seminary, a classmate of mine decided to give up beer for Lent. It's not that he had a drinking problem he was trying to address, he just really liked beer and ...

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Women Lifting Women for Lent

Lent begins in 10 days. Are you still wondering what you will give up or what discipline you will take on? This year, I'm inviting women to give up criticizing other women. You may be thinking, ...

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Does Lucifer Have Something to Say to Christians?

I get it. It is really irritating that Christians (particularly clergy) rarely show up on television, even in places like emergency rooms or disasters sites where (in real life) clergy can always be found. (Yeah, ...

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Why Can’t We Be More Like The Early Church?

Acts 2:42-47 Chapter two is kind of the rah, rah, "yay, church!" chapter of the Book of Acts. The first part of Acts 2 is the story of Pentecost, which we celebrate every year in May ...

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