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Let's Talk About Food: Hospitality for Shy People
Originally Posted: 10/03/2013 - 11:18am | Type: Blog

I thank my mother — a tall, reserved, possibly distant woman — for keeping me ignorant of such heartless behavior. And I thank her for giving me a lesson in hospitality by treating her hurting friends with suc ...

Texts of Terror and Wealth
Originally Posted: 08/15/2013 - 3:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Martin L. Smith Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C JEREMIAH IS OUR uncomfortable and disco ...

An Open Letter to Kermit the Frog
Originally Posted: 12/08/2011 - 10:20am | Type: Blog

Dear Kermit, I hear them saying that you guys are irrelevant, washed up. But I’m an Episcopal priest and for years they told me that I and other Christians were washed up and irrelevant, too. ...

Thanks(giving) Be To God!
Originally Posted: 11/23/2011 - 3:42pm | Type: Blog

When I reflect on the events of the last year, it is precisely that — the epic blessing of the unexpected — that fills my soul with gratitude. For as long as I can remember, Than ...