Keep the Feast: 50 Days of Easter

In the Anglican church we speak of Easter as a season and not just a day. The Easter season, or Eastertide, lasts for 50 days and takes us from Jesus’ resurrection to his ascension to the right hand of the Father and then concludes with the sending of the Holy Spirit to the Church the Read the full article →

How We Remember

I’m sure there are a few important dates that remain on your calendar year after year. There are happy days like birthdays, wedding anniversaries, and reminders of major life changes. And there may be a few sad days as well, like the anniversary of the death of a loved one that likely is not marked Read the full article →

4.17.16 Sermon Bonus: This Story Begins and Ends in Joy

  I mentioned on Sunday that you need to follow @restoringall on Instagram.  You may recall that I showed a quote from J.R.R. Tolkien that was posted on Saturday:  “The birth, death, and resurrection of Jesus means that one day everything sad will come untrue.” Tolkien believed that one of the most amazing things about Read the full article →