Archive For Easter

Holy Week Reflections

Every young clergy’s favorite Tumblr, “Ev’ry Day I’m Pastorin’” could not have put it any better when describing Holy Week from a minister’s perspective. After a full week of daily services at my own church, additional services at school and within the community, and a full load of homework, I am exhausted. But as I reflect […]

Read more April 3, 2013

The Hunger Games and Holy Week; Second Year Reflection

As I walked out of an incredible Easter service into a stunning Sunday afternoon, all did not feel entirely well with my soul.  While the service did, indeed, resurrect an ethos of hope and spirit to “rise up and live, rise up and love,” the image of Lift[ing] High the Cross, our final hymn, gave me the creeps.  Descending […]

Read more April 10, 2012