Below is an essay from Tim Moore of the Alliance of Baptists regarding proposed changes to the Alliance of Baptists Charter. I am sharing it because, while our primary denominational identity is with the American Baptist Churches USA, LABC is … Continue reading April 26, 2018Continue reading →
One of the pleas that Professor Bowler made to well-meaning friends as she faced the possibility that she might not live to see her two-year-old son turn three was, “Do not pour your certainty on my suffering.”
We love to tell ourselves that the world is ultimately fair. We try to convince ourselves that we can curate our lives, minimize our losses and stand on our own successes. We need to quit lying to ourselves.
The women who went to anoint Jesus body in the tomb thought they were going to a wake. Instead, they found themselves invited to an uprising.
I really enjoy the parade LABC hosts on the Saturday before Easter. The laughter of the children is a joy. However, more deeply rooted in my heart and mind are images and memories of time spent in columbariums, crypts and … Continue reading Faith Reflection on the Saturday Before EasterContinue reading →