The Brick in the Toilet (Some Thoughts on Systemic Sin)

Early in the week, I was reminded of, and felt compelled to write about, the reality of “systemic sin.” Why this week? Last weekend I participated in a spoken word event and heard mostly poets of color telling their stories of prejudicial treatment they’ve endured. Also, last weekend, I heard author and activist Austin Channing … Continue reading The Brick in the Toilet (Some Thoughts on Systemic Sin)

#legitleaving

I’ve known it was coming for a while now – my friend, and partner in crime (if the crime is blogging), Stephanie Haskins is moving… in less than a month. I’ve known it’s been coming ever since late summer when the church in Connecticut extended the call. Truth is, I’ve known it for almost a … Continue reading #legitleaving

cry LOVE! snort: A love letter to my subscribers…

You might not know this or believe it, but I’ve been blogging for FIFTEEN YEARS. Woah. That’s a long time. Basically, there have been two great commitments in my life: marriage and blogging. (You know, that rival each other in length.) Today I began thinking about those who “follow” me because I was reading SARK. … Continue reading cry LOVE! snort: A love letter to my subscribers…