Day: August 6, 2014

Selling All

“In his joy, he goes and sells all he has and buys that field.” – Matthew 13:44 I am on vacation. Sitting out here on the edge of the continent, at the place where ancient giant trees meet more ancient rock and water, I have stepped out of my everyday life like a person steps …

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Paying for Facebook publicity

The Rev. David Keill of Christ Ascension, Richmond, writes on the Church’s experience of using paid advertising on Facebook for its Vacation Bible School. He placed two ads with various results, including this summary:

Humor on forgetfulness

Parker Palmer uses humor to “rekindle his memory” (along with some Billy Collins poetry). You can read Palmer’s whole commentary (along with Collins “Forgetfullness”) at the On Being website. Here’s an excerpt: