We must enter the Kingdom of God through much sorrow. A reflection, choral singing, and translation of the Bach cantata "Wir müssen durch viel Trübsal in das Reich Gottes eingehen." Take about a half hour to worship and reflect.
Optimistic? How can we be optimistic with all that is happening right now?
Mother Holding the contours of our loss.
The tree says... What do you imagine God's creations are saying?
Help (Heart & Mind) After the death of George Floyd, words of help from the Psalms.
Imagination (Heart & Mind) It's amazing to me that this ethereal thing, our imagination, produces, seemingly independent of our own will, new stories, characters, images, and more. Imagine God's imagination! I can't even.
Désolé (Heart & Mind) The French word for "sorry."
Drawings by Children by Lisel Mueller (Poetry) Poem accompanied by pictures drawn by my granddaughters.
Terrifying Chart (Heart & Mind) A lifespanin one page. It's so real it's scary.
A Hen (Heart & Mind - Email of God's Love) Jesus compares Herod to a fox and God to a hen -- and it helps.
Help in the time of Coronavirus (Links) Some things I've read or listened to that helped me when thinking of the coronavirus pandemic -- beyond information and instructions. Send me yours!