Tag: church

May 15

Would you like to meet my wife?

It is a simple question really. It was said with the wide smile of a newlywed who wanted to introduce me to a spouse for the very first time. We had only met once before and I had not yet met her wife. Yes her wife. She had met me at church. Her church, a …

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Dec 08

The fear of coming out in The #UMC

The fear of coming out in The #UMC. Powerful witness! I have see friends leave because our UMC, my UMC, is not the UMC that they feel would be John Wesley’s UMC. As a member of RMN and as a member of SPECTRUM at Drew Theo School I feel for my friends and dear loved …

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Aug 01

Dear Bishops: Get Real!

Dear Bishops: Get Real!. Click to read the latest reflection from United Methodist Insight When does the phrase rethink church become as outmoded as Open Hearts Open Doors Open Minds ? When we stop re-thinking, I wonder if that time has come ? by

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Jun 27

Queering the Christian Table Part 9: Why my humanity isn't beholden to SCOTUS

Do you remember how He said to love one another ? by

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Apr 15

Again We Grieve

Boston on Marathon Day, tax day for many, a Monday, a Sunny day in the Northeast. First it came from a friend on chat, did you hear ? Did I hear what?  About Boston she answered. Then the Facebook feed started to change, PRAYERS FOR BOSTON read a friends post. I was on the phone …

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Feb 25

Live, Lenten Photo a Day Challenge, Re-think Church

 Live performance pictures of “Let Justice Roll” A musical celebration of Black History Month Written and Directed  by Mark Miller The Saturday performance was at Christ’s Church in Summit NJ The Sunday performance was at The Dorothy Young Center on the Campus of Drew University Not only were the performances live, but also full of …

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Feb 21

Love

1 John 4:7-16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV) God Is Love 7 Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love. 9 God’s love was revealed among us in this …

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Feb 19

Wonder Day Six

As I thought about the word WONDER the title of a song kept running through my head. I hope you enjoy I wonder as I wander out under the sky How Jesus the Saviour did come for to die For poor on’ry people like you and like I; I wonder as I wander out under …

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Feb 15

Lenten Photo a Day Challenge Day 2

Yesterday’s word was return, it took me an extra day to return but this is a picture of the front door of the man I will marry in the fall. My soulmate, my love, my life, and my partner in discovering God’s voice in each other’s life, and with God’s will, in helping others discover …

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Feb 14

Day One, Who I Am

Who I am

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