This is one of several blog posts written by the participants who traveled to Juarez/El Paso July 28-31 to see and listen to the stories of persons from all sides of the immigration crisis. 

In traveling to El Paso/Juarez, I understood my role pretty succinctly: Be an i...

This is one of several blog posts written by the participants who traveled to Juarez/El Paso July 28-31 to see and listen to the stories of persons from all sides of the immigration crisis. 

It is difficult to reflect on my time in El Paso and Ciudad Juarez with the Syn...

August 6, 2019

In the span of a month I have been to the US/Mexico border to meet adults and children seeking asylum, celebrated the birth of a Savior, and been to Montgomery, Alabam to visit the Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice.

It was in the Legacy Museum’s...

January 17, 2018

Just this past Tuesday, I shared with a group of women Lesson 5 of the Horizon Bible Study Cloud of Witnesses.  We studied the most recent addition to our Book of Confessions in 2016, the Confession of Belhar.  Today, after the comments made by the President of the Uni...

September 14, 2017

The areas affected most by Hurricane Harvey cross presbytery boundaries. Both Mission and New Covenant Presbyteries have churches, pastors and congregants that have been displaced, lost a business or otherwise affected. Each presbytery is still organizing their recover...

July 16, 2017

I truthfully believe relationship is how we live out our response to God’s Love. The relationships we have in all levels of our church life – local congregation, Presbytery, Synod and General Assembly is just an outward expression of our inner relationship with God.

I f...

January 20, 2017

The Synod of the Sun 2017 Coordinating Team just completed our annual retreat. This year, leadership asked everyone to read Debby Irving’s “Waking Up White, and Finding Myself in the Story of Race” before gathering in Arkansas.

This was and continues to be a difficult b...

December 12, 2016

As I pinned a large safety pin on my jacket this morning here's what went through my mind like an annoying song stuck in my head: that I'm glad someone thought of this; that I'm glad to wear this symbol; that I'm sad there's a need for something like this; and, what sa...

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