A Time to Grow

A Time to Grow

This spring of 2021 feels like a wonderful renewal after a winter of hibernation and more than a year of physical distancing.  It also gives us abundant hope, inviting us to know that we can plan for particular certainties.   An obvious certainty:...
Alive Again

Alive Again

“When the women saw the empty tomb, the Angel of the Lord said, ‘Now, go quickly and tell his disciples that Jesus has risen from the dead, and he is going ahead of you to Galilee. You will see him there. And remember what I have told you.’” Matthew 28:5-7 Notes for...
Hope in Another Beginning

Hope in Another Beginning

January 20, 1993, Inauguration Day The temperature outside was below freezing, but inside my temperature rose above 101 degrees.  All the planning with friends and colleagues to celebrate at the Capitol was for naught.  I was huddled in my bathrobe...