South Africa 1, the journey narrative

July 15-6 We began the trip with an 18 hour plane ride and arrived in Johannesburg pretty jet-lagged. We started our adventure with a trip to the mall to pick up necessities like power converters and a cell phone sim card. It was amazing to both Sam and I the impressive amount of globalization in … Continue reading South Africa 1, the journey narrative

A world that builds walls, a God that builds bridges

Spoiler alert: I'm preaching on May 18, Trinity Sunday, at Good Samaritan Episcopal Church. and this post is a preview of my sermon-in formation. A couple of weeks ago The Rev. Chris Chase preached about Ascension and referenced a commercial for iPods. It features dancing figures with the iconic white headphone cord and a song … Continue reading A world that builds walls, a God that builds bridges