Silent Saturday

Yesterday was the day that changed all days, for the resurrection of Jesus is the hinge point of history. The empty tomb upended the vice grip of sin and death, and its ultimate claim on our lives. And so, yesterday, we celebrated. Where Friday was a day of sorrow, grief, & darkness at the cross,…

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What time is it?

For many of us, keeping track of time is essential as we go about our day. In fact, we talk about it in all kinds of ways: I'm out of time. Oh, look at the time. It's time to go. We have alarms that tell us when it's time to get up. We talk about…

walking through grief

I've reflected before on grief, and its impact. The truth is: to be alive is to face grief. To be alive for a long time is often to face profound grief. Gerald Sittser knows this personally, having lost his wife, his mother, and one of his daughters in a car crash -- where they were…