And On The Day Of Pentecost
Poetry / Spirituality

And On The Day Of Pentecost

With that mighty wind
And energy like wildfire
The Spirit of God burned down partitions of difference
Lending presence,
Making clear that we are all the children of divinity
Making space for our worship in temples, in the wild, and in common places.
Making room for us. Continue reading

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Everyone Wasn’t Crying Hosanna
Musings / My Thoughts / Spirituality

Everyone Wasn’t Crying Hosanna

This Palm Sunday I’m pushed to consider all those who weren’t in the streets then and who can’t be present for our protests now because whether or not they show up their lives, interests, and liberation still matters. Continue reading

Prep for “Martyrdom” because of the Gays?
Musings / My Thoughts / Things That Struck a Chord

Prep for “Martyrdom” because of the Gays?

In a talk where she shared her opinions of the forthcoming SCOTUS decision regarding same-sex marriage, conservative religious commentator Sandy Rios noted that Christians should “prepare for martyrdom” in the event that the nation’s highest court ruled in favor of same-sex unions. Excuse me? Martyrdom?!?!? So, to be clear,  in the event of same-sex couples … Continue reading