Day: March 15, 2015

The Magazine: Practicing

There is a right way to practice music that I find very difficult. It involves getting right into the middle of the tricky parts and working through them again and again and again. There are neurological reasons that make this the most effective way to study a piece and to improve in good time. But I find it so hard to do.

Congrats to Torey Lightcap

Appointments as Canon to the Ordinary don’t usually get announced here, but we’re making an exception in this case to crow about one of our own, Torey Lightcap. [Diocese of Kansas] Bishop Dean E. Wolfe  today announced that the Reverend Torey L. Lightcap has been named Canon to the Ordinary for the Episcopal Diocese of …

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Speaking to the Soul: Too much?

The giving of our time, talents, and treasure is great–but giving to the place where we are hollow, exhausted, and empty ignores God’s good creation in ourselves, and leads to the sin of self-diminishment or self-negation at the expense of others.