Finding Balance (and Rest)

Yesterday, I was asked “Did you paint this weekend?” by a couple of older, white male friends of mine. When I answered “No, I didn’t,” I was met with disapproving looks from both of them. I said “Guys, please don’t look at me like that. I did yoga. I studied and did a bit of […]

Being Martha…

Like Martha, much of my life in ministry has been centered around being behind the scenes – in the office, in the kitchen, setting up tables, calling repair persons, helping with phones and making copies – essentially doing the busy work that needs to be done. Sometimes, like Martha, I’ve felt the need to simply […]