Craving Community after Enduring the Trauma of Isolation Resulting from the Pandemic

I suspect in our present post-pandemic era people are hungry for connection and community. My recent experience working with the unsheltered in Dallas has brought home the importance of community in peoples lives. Every day, I see people who are alone. As I’ve mentioned before in previous posts—the God who created us recognized our needContinue reading “Craving Community after Enduring the Trauma of Isolation Resulting from the Pandemic”

3 Things I am Learning from the #Blogtober Guest Post Experience

The guest post experience is proving delightful and exhilarating. For #Blogtober, and in celebration of publishing my 1,000th post, I invited several bloggers to join in the celebration. I’ve always considered community to be a big part of what makes blogging enjoyable. Guest blogging enriches the whole blogging experience. For me, it has reenergized myContinue reading “3 Things I am Learning from the #Blogtober Guest Post Experience”

Two: Modern Psalm

Last Sunday, I introduced the first modern psalm I had written. In the Bible, the book of Psalms is a rich literary offering touching on every aspect of what it means to be human while revealing to us our relationship with God. Psalms teaches us that God is kind and merciful and cares deeply aboutContinue reading “Two: Modern Psalm”