Sometimes things don’t go the way that you expect them to. The bridesmaids in our parable this morning wait an incredibly long time for the bridegroom to make an appearance and...

Imagine a time when your world was completely turned upside down. A time when, one moment, things were going well, and then the next, it seemed like your world was falling...

When I was about 8 years old, I found myself at a public pool with friends. I’d taken swimming lessons for a couple of months and had mustered up the courage...

When I was in elementary school one of my favorite language arts units was on Mythology and Folklore. I would love hearing myths about how things were created, and about these...

Growing up one of my favorite places to go was the Greensboro Science Center. It boasts a science museum and zoological park focused on aiding conservation efforts. In 2013, the Science...

There are four words that are capable of striking fear in many hearts. “We need to talk.” Whether spoken or texted, when we encounter these words our shoulders rise up to...

Canvas with the word "Together" on a splatter paint background

Each of the years I taught 5th grade we started our Science curriculum with team building exercises to allow the class to get to know one another. One of my favorites...

One of the things I loved the most growing up was spending time with my dad in the garden. We would go through nursery catalogs and go to garden centers to...

Yesterday I had the incredible opportunity to participate as a panelist in a festival sponsored by the Metropolitan New York Synod entitled Queer & Faithful. The name of the panel discussion...