Lenten reflections & goals

I grew up an Evangelical Christian, though thankfully within churches that provided a broader worldview than strict fundamentalism. Although I don't recall hearing any explicit anti-liturgical speeches from the pulpit, there was a below-the-surface distrust of liturgical traditions as well as a widespread belief that Catholics weren't really Christians (though I never understood that). The … Continue reading Lenten reflections & goals

See! I am doing a new thing

The planting is hard but the Sprouting it hurts. Imagine! Writhing Up against nature's grounding force through mildewing grime Would you - human - with free will, with choice ever push? Eat dirt, awaken? The mums are stronger It wasn't their choice It's nature Look! If it's light and dew you want you already have … Continue reading See! I am doing a new thing