First Sunday of Advent: a poem

Grace Sky

This poem is shared here as part of a Patheos-wide series of Advent meditations. Read the others here. Anything Useful If you came to church for anything useful today, forget it. Anything practical: three points to help you in the Monday workplace, two tips for witnessing to your coworkers, five guides to a good marriage. [Read More...]

“Christ plays in ten thousand places”


Today, a poem by Gerard Manley Hopkins that touched me about the way God calls each of us to become more fully who we are–and how Christ is always present with us, in us, and in the lives of those we meet. (Sorry to those of you who aren’t poetry fans. We try to be [Read More...]