It’s hard to believe that it has been almost a month since I’ve started my Internship at Trinity Lutheran Church, located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The last few weeks have been filled with meeting new people, orienting myself to the life of the church and surrounding neighborhood and really finding myself in my new role as Vicar.  This weekend several leaders in the church are on retreat at Stony… Read More

“When the rain comes it seems that everyone hasgone awayWhen the night falls you wonder if you shouldn’tfind someplaceTo run and hideEscape the painBut hiding’s such a lonely thing to do” Rain.  It cleanses. It Destroys. It can either be refreshing to walk through, or else make a long walk seem longer.  It’s been raining here in Chicago for a few days.  Tonight the rain outside mirrors the rain in my heart… Read More