June 21, 2015

A few months I gave an update on the status of Bethany Hills Baptist Church, which is next to us on Leesville Road. You may recall that in December of 2013, St. Francis purchased the Bethany Hills property for $2.4 million. Since last September, after I arrived at St....

May 24, 2015

A little over a week ago I received an email from one of the teachers at our school, asking if I would like to join her class on a Night Hike at Blue Jay Point. Blue Jay Point is about 7-8 miles from here. The fifth grade class would be spending the day and night...

May 3, 2015

I just finished reading a book called Atchison Blue: A Search for Silence, A Spiritual Home, and a Living Faith by Judith Valente. The author is a journalist who has written for the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post. She is a busy professional woman, married...

April 5, 2015 – Easter Sunday

Welcome and Happy Easter to all! We have arrived, after the Last Supper of Holy Thursday and the cross of Good Friday, at Easter, and the image that Easter offers us is of an empty tomb. What might this image tell us? Maybe the best way to imagine Easter is as God the...
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