7 Words: Facebook Pages and Defining your ‘Voice’

Old South Church in Boston’s Facebook page includes the usual updates on their shared life. But a creative, participatory project caught my eye. Borrowing from The Christian Century article “The Gospel in Seven Words,”  their Facebook page offered their own seven word summations of the Gospel from clergy and members alike over multiple days. From the Minister …

“Obscure Saints”

“Obscure Saints” St. Simon and St. Jude and Reformation-ish Sunday October 28, 2012 Guest preaching at Memorial Congregational Church, UCC in Sudbury MA  “So never forget how you used to be. Those of you born as outsiders to Israel were outcasts, branded “the uncircumcised” by those who bore the sign of the covenant in their …

They Will Know We are Christians By Our Snark?

They will know we are Christians by our Snark? Sunday September 16, 2012  St. James Episcopal Church, Greenfield MA James 3:1-12 Not many of you should become teachers, my brothers and sisters, for you know that we who teach will be judged with greater strictness. 2For all of us make many mistakes. Anyone who makes no …