What Does It Mean to be Missional?

Have you ever heard someone say, “I heard God…” or “God told me…” or “God called me…” and then checked in with yourself? What was your body saying or doing? What did you notice? Anything surprising? I was having a conversation with a close friend the other day when she said, “I think God isContinue reading “What Does It Mean to be Missional?”

For Girls Asked to Participate in Communion: A Slam Poem

It’s a Thursday when I get the email. An invitation to participate as a communion attendant.They would like me to hold the bread. My husband, the wine.Am I willing and able to serve in this way. Please advise. Please advise. Will I hold the bread?Please advise.Am I willing and able to serve in this way?PleaseContinue reading “For Girls Asked to Participate in Communion: A Slam Poem”

Reading as an Act of Resistance or What Really is Christian Literature

If you are anything like me, maybe you recognize these books as traditional books for White, Protestant Church Libraries. Growing up, books like these filled the shelves of my church library and, to be honest with you, I didn’t even realize the lack of racial representation. Mostly, because I could always find solace in booksContinue reading “Reading as an Act of Resistance or What Really is Christian Literature”