in defense of #AshTag

As with many new innovations or practices in the church, the practices of #AshTag (wherein those who have received ashes take to social media to post a selfie of their ash-crossed foreheads) and Ashes to Go has created a fair amount of dissent and discouragement about the direction of the church on this, a very … Continue reading in defense of #AshTag

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a senior sermon on the feast day of blessed absalom jones

Reconciliation is not just about the act of being made whole, either individually or communally, but necessarily includes the process of: conversion (that is, the acceptance that we need reconciliation), confession (in which we are actively seeking reconciliation), and celebration (that joyous awareness that we are made one, again), that we can experience when we … Continue reading a senior sermon on the feast day of blessed absalom jones