Runout is the place you didn’t want to be: uncertain, surrounded by risk, gripped by fear. But it is the place we all live all the time. And we can thrive there: dying and rising with Christ and our neighbor, living in hope with a daring confidence in God’s grace.
In our church, when we get together on Sundays, we do a fair amount of prescribed ritual action. We are handed a script and follow it. This… Read more “Sharing the Peace”
For All Saints Day, when many remember those who have died, here is how to grieve: Start with loss. It can be a person, which is whole… Read more “How to Grieve”
“There is a danger, in issue-oriented groups not based on community, that the enemy is seen as being the one outside the group… We are among the… Read more “From Brokenness to Community”