Tag: advent reflection

Transition and Holy Waiting: Part II

By Ed Keithly, Deputy Transition Ministry Director Read Part I of the article series here. I don’t want anyone to think that this is one long story trending towards, “Pipe down and trust us, okay?” […]

Transition and Holy Waiting: Part I

By Ed Keithly, Deputy Transition Ministry Director “Therefore, keep awake for you do not know when the time will come.” Mark 13:35 Pretty much everyone I serve is in a time of anxious waiting. As […]

The Immaculate Conception

Today’s Readings: PM Psalm 89:1-29; Isa. 59:15b-21; Phil. 2:5-11 A Reflection from the Rt. Rev. Shannon S. Johnston, Bishop Originally published Nov. 2011 You know what the immaculate conception is, don’t you? Especially now around […]

Sing a Song of Advent

Today’s Readings: AM Psalm 61, 62; PM Psalm 112, 115; Zeph. 3:14-20; Titus 1:1-16; Luke 1:1-25 A Reflection from Helen Spence of St. Christopher’s, Springfield Don’t you just LOVE Advent? I do. As a lifelong […]

The Risk of Incarnation

We have a different sort of offering for you today. Parker Palmer is an author, educator and activist who lives in Wisconsin and has written several books about vocation and listening for God’s spirit in […]