Tender Hearts and Humble Minds

Dear Trinity Community, My favorite advice of the summer was this, “All of you, have unity of spirit, sympathy (empathy) , love for one another, tender hearts, and humble minds”. It’s a verse from 1 Peter and it was chosen as the summer theme for the camp I served at...

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A Beautiful Thing

June 28th, 2018 Dear Trinity Family, Sometimes an opportunity to do something unexpected arises. This is the way of the Spirit. Sometimes an invitation to be a part of the wider Church comes. This is the way of the Body of Christ. Sometimes beautiful things come our way. I want...

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Small Boat

When evening had come, Jesus said to his disciples, “Let us go across to the other side.” And leaving the crowd behind, they took him with them in the boat, just as he was. Other boats were with him. A great windstorm arose, and the waves beat into the boat,...

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Love Your Neighbor, Really!

Beloved Trinity Community, Christ’s mandate that we love one another has been on my mind and heart a lot lately. What does it mean to love one another? What is it to love a difficult “neighbor”, a destructive relative, or a political figure whose actions anger us deeply? What is...

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Rector’s Summer Reading List

All year long I create a stack of books to read over the summer, when I will presumably be less busy!  Friends and parishioners have asked me what I will be reading, so several years ago I began publishing my Rector’s Summer Reading List with the caveat that I may...

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