Not Alone During Christmas

Walking through the nursing home years ago, still a fresh and green pastor, on my way to visit a parishioner in rehab. I never spent a lot of time in nursing homes before this, hospitals yes, but never nursing homes. I didn’t know, I didn’t realize how many grandmas and grandpas, honored veterans and someone’sContinue reading “Not Alone During Christmas”

“Here is the Church…Here is the Steeple…”

Do you remember the old Sunday School nursery rhyme? Here is the church, here is the steeple, open the doors and there are all the people! Did anyone else learn that? I like it, I really do. But I find there are some points about it that misses the whole point about who and whatContinue reading ““Here is the Church…Here is the Steeple…””