The Common Good

Tom Ehrich

Tom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the author of Just Wondering, Jesus and founder of the Church Wellness Project. His website is www.morningwalkmedia.com. Follow Tom on Twitter @tomehrich. Tom's posts appear via RNS.

Blog Posts by Tom Ehrich

Posted by Tom Ehrich 2 days 14 hours ago
It would be God’s incarnate presence in human life. Not the only presence, but one that many people could enter into. Not so much an institution with structures, rules, and layers of leadership, but...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 1 week 3 days ago
Let’s be clear: The much-heralded “decline of Christianity in America” isn’t about God losing faith in humankind.It isn’t about losing our moral compass thanks to whatever you happen to...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 4 weeks 2 days ago
I enjoy cop shows on television.My favorite is Blue Bloods, following the “Reagan” family from terrorist threats to homicides to domestic violence.I can’t imagine what it’s like to be a cop....
Posted by Tom Ehrich 5 weeks 2 days ago
I am in a lovely college town to help a congregation discern its path forward.It faces challenges that many church leaders will recognize: leadership, finances, isolation from the surrounding...
Posted by Tom Ehrich 6 weeks 3 days ago
As presidential candidacies multiply and campaigning accelerates, we can expect much tawdriness to occur. These are difficult times in American democracy.Money will pour into negative campaigning and...