Wilderness time is not for the faint of heart, for it is a time when we intentionally remove our blinders and try to look honestly at ourselves. Delivered on Ash Wednesday at Ascension Church, Hinton, West Virginia, February 21, 2007.
Paul’s epistle to the church at Corinth contains a very moving passage: “When I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child; when I became an adult, I put an end to childish ways. For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then we will see face to face. Now I know only in part; then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known.” Delivered on the Last Sunday After the Epiphany at Ascension Episcopal Church, Hinton, West Virginia, on February 18, 2007.
What does it mean to say “God bless you?” Delivered at Ascension Episcopal Church, Hinton, West Virginia, on the Sixth Sunday after The Epiphany, February 11, 2007
“Do not be afraid; from now on you will be catching people.” Delivered at Ascension Episcopal Church on the Fifth Sunday After the Epiphany, February 4, 2007.