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In Defense of Pen & Paper: A freewrite in which I complain about technology

Sometimes when I don’t know what to write about, or when what I have planned to write about seems entirely uninteresting, I grab my fountain pen and yellow legal pad and start writing. I like the juxtaposition of the two. The legal pad frees me to write openly, on a whim. I’m just throwing down […]

Receiving the Gift: Experiencing the fairy tale of Christianity

I’m currently exploring the intersection of fantasy/fairy stories and faith formation. What I’m coming to recognize, with the help of others, is that the process of deification (being transformed into a person who is more & more holy, like God) and the creative process of story-telling are linked. And this got me thinking, an obvious […]

I’ve Noticed A Trend Over the Last Year: the Poetic future of liturgy

Can I share some thoughts I’ve been having recently? They concern the church, specifically how the church does things. Over the last year or so, I’ve been noticing a common line running through various books & blogs I’ve been reading. It has also seemed to be running through multiple expressions of church, worship, & spirituality […]