Day: March 31, 2014

The Episcopal Church in an Elevator

This past week, the Acts 8 Movement threw a challenge into the Episcopal blogosphere: explain why you are an Episcopalian in 250 words or less, in a way that makes us sound attractive. The results trickled out, one by one–some talking about our historical roots, some speaking of personal experiences of Christ, all moving in […]

GA Bishops speak out against guns in churches

The Georgia state legislature passed the farthest-reaching gun-rights bill yet, this week, now allowing licensed gun owners to carry weapons virtually anywhere. Under the new law, assuming the governor signs it, gun owners would be able to carry their weapons into churches, schools, bars, airports (up to the TSA checkpoints), and into government buildings (again, […]

God on the Tonight Show

David L, Henson finds Jimmy Fallon and the new incarnation of the Tonight Show to be an inspiration for how we do church. He started a hashtag (#ordainjimmyfallon) which got a fair amount of play on Twitter, and condensed the results here. He writes:

Keep a Lid on It

Monday, March 31, 2014 – Week of 4 Lent, Year Two [Go to Mission St Clare for an online version of the Daily Office including today’s scripture readings.] Today’s Readings for the Daily Office: Psalms 89:1-18 (morning) // 89:19-52 (evening) Genesis 49:1-28 1 Corinthians 10:14-11:1 Mark 7:24-37 I begin every single week with the intention […]