17 Jun 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Juneteenth”

Therefore, confess your sins to one another and pray for one another, that you may be healed. The prayer of the righteous is powerful and effective. James 5:16(NRSV) This is a time of deep reflection on race in our country. Juneteenth...
10 Jun 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Where are the Fish?”

And he (Jesus) said to them, “Follow me, and I will make you fish for people." Matthew 4:19 (NRSV) What happens when we can’t see the fish? My son and I were looking at a pond where there were supposed to be fish. “Where are the...
29 Apr 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Oh boy!”

Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Philppians 4:4 Jacob's presence at Sunday Eucharist is difficult to go unnoticed. He doesn't regulate his speaking volume, often calls out at inopportune times and has a sense of...
22 Apr 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Walk Gently Upon the Earth”

May we always walk gently upon the Earth, in right relationship, nurtured by your love, open to the wind of the Spirit, taking only what we need, always open to the needs of others, making choices that bring wellbeing, living with...
15 Apr 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Everything Has Its Time” Ecclesiastes 3: 1-8

For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted (1,2); I marvel at the me I was a day ago, a week ago, a month...
8 Apr 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Promise of Peace”

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid. John 14:27 Our hearts have been troubled and we have been afraid. When was the...
1 Apr 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Reflection for Maundy Thursday”

The towel. An ordinary object that, like so many others, becomes so much more in the hands of Jesus. Tied around his waist, it is a preparation. A foreknowing of the lesson and the events to come. Jesus takes off his outer robe, all...
25 Mar 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Green Shoots in Winter”

Midwinter Remind me that in deep midwinter Green shoots wait beneath the snow And patient Nature wraps her arms Around her shivering children, Promising Spring. Comfort me that time goes by And all things change Without my...
18 Mar 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “The Church Continues”

How can we sing the Lord’s song in a foreign land? Psalm 137:4 We have lived in this strange world of COVID19 for a year now and I have come to a new appreciation of what it meant for Israel to be taken to Babylon. While, like the...
11 Mar 2021 0 Comment

DeacPost “Spring Forth”

Do not remember the former things, or consider the things of old. I am about to do a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? Isaiah 43: 18-19 I was annoyed at the unpleasant conditions when I left the Ash Wednesday...