Trump & the Trickster: What Do We Really Believe About Women?

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We are engaged in an epic battle for a woman’s voice to be her own. We are in between two systems, the old and the new, the known and the unknown woods, where the action takes place, where the shadow is revealed, sometimes dressed up in grandma’s pajamas. The question is not what will we do with Trump, but what will we do with us? How will we invite change into our own hearts to produce the kinds of leaders who value us, all of us?

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The Great Disenchantment: Falling Out of the Christian Brand, Into the Soul

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At some point along the way, many of us reach our breaking point, our disenchantment threshold, and simply fall out, sputter out, spin out of the brand life, crashing, at last, into a thing called the soul. It often feels like failure when it happens, but it is, in fact, the greatest thing that could possibly happen to you, falling into your soul.

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Woman Gone Fishing: Be Back…Maybe

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She has a way of ordering what is wild without sacrificing one ounce of wildness, of bringing calmness into chaos without apologizing for her disasters, of finding what has gone missing….a woman’s true nature is close to the heart of creation.

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We Must Love One Another or Die: The Easter Challenge

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  “I have decided to stick with love, hate is too much of a burden to bear.” MLK     I recently baptized a Muslim in the United Methodist church I pastor, she was raised in Africa by a Muslim family and I asked her to share with us what the Muslims in her country […]

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