Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Post Easter Reality

The vision fades; the Easter joy is past; Again in dull drab paths our lot is cast. The heavens no longer sing. The war clouds lower. O Lord, where are you in your risen power? The calm voice speaks – it answers all I … Continue reading

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Leave it at the Tomb

Advent’s Good Friday Tenebrae service concluded not too long ago and I am sitting in my office as a few folks linger in the warm embrace of the sanctuary reflecting upon a service which walked through the last moments of … Continue reading

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Communities Colliding

Last week Advent became the venue for Sola Gratia as it does each month.  The church building (an old, too small, renovated fire garage- yes the place they used to park the fire engines in-, multi-purpose space became the place where a … Continue reading

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hope….give us hope

Today has been an odd day for me in some regards. As I normally do on Saturdays I spent the AM in my office working on sermon among other things. The sermon scripture that I was working with for tomorrow … Continue reading

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