Missing the Meat Pots

After more than a year gathering virtually in what felt like an endless Lent, we were able to celebrate Easter in-person! Masked. Socially distanced. Sanitized. In-person! There were balloons and welcome signs and colorful flags. The music was celebratory. The mood was giddy. Resurrection felt real in a way I desperately needed. Today I am […]

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go: Red Letter Challenge

And just like that, the Red Letter Challenge comes to an end. Or does it? If the point of the challenge was to practice the practices of Jesus, then I suggest the journey continues. After all, Jesus’ commission to the disciples was not, “Good job, fellas. I’m going to head back up to Heaven. Good […]

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give: Red Letter Challenge

We have this piece resting on our mantle. I read somewhere that the original was created by a Hallmark writer, but it has been duplicated a number of times. We found this in the West Bottoms in some shop during First Fridays here in Kansas City. Since I see it most days, I read through […]

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