The Parish

The Parish

I remember the day like it was yesterday. I had a couple hundred people in my ministry as a young pastor and I thought I was “relevant” to the culture to which I was called. Someone asked me a question not precisely like this but the essence was the same,...

Living the Eucharistic Life

The Eucharist, Communion, the Lord’s Supper, or whatever your tradition calls it is one of the key sacraments in scripture. No matter our tradition by the taking of the elements we are called to live a Eucharistic life. It’s not enough to just take the elements then...
Lent. What is it and Should I participate?

Lent. What is it and Should I participate?

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is the period of time before Easter that Christians fast in preparation for the celebration of the resurrection of Christ. Fasting is a spiritual discipline that every follower of Jesus is called to practice and it is a...