An Open Eye or Ear

Dear Parishioners, “Short Stories by Jesus” is the clever title for a wonderful book about the parables written by Amy Jill Levine, a professor of New Testament and Jewish studies at Vanderbilt Divinity School in Nashville. Dr. Levine describes herself as a “Yankee Jewish feminist who teaches in a predominantly Christian divinity school in the…

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Move, Run, Fly….Rise!

Dear Parishioners, I don’t think anyone had a better time at the picnic than I did, rolling around in my “freedom wheels!” I thought the picnic would be the perfect time to try out the motorized wheelchair that was given to me (…a generous, thoughtful gift, thank you Sheila!) back in February. For the last…

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