Author Phyllis Tickle dies at 81 – Religion News Service

LUCY, Tenn. (RNS) “Am I grateful for this?” says renowned spirituality author Phyllis Tickle, facing Stage IV lung cancer. “Not exactly. But I’m not unhappy about it. And that’s very difficult for people to understand.”

Source: Author Phyllis Tickle dies at 81 – Religion News Service

We are all refugees, every last one of us.

 

There is some really awe-inspiring theology in this piece, and the writing is wonderful. Don’t pass it by.

Source: We are all refugees, every last one of us.

A Prayer of Remembrance on 9/11

For those we’ve lost, my country, our enemies, and the humanity caught between. Thank you Mark Sandlin, again — for putting words to what so many of us feel today. For God so blessed the world…

Source: A Prayer of Remembrance on 9/11

“When you tell a refugee to go away, you are telling them to go die.” — the Rev. Erin Phillps

 

I had to use the quote. So very powerful. Please read this.

Source: Jesus and the Syrophoenician Refugee (A Guest Sermon)

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