Through all the chaos – the genius of the song had us all ending together. Dream (rest, rest) a better day! Same words, same beat, a couple of harmonies. No matter where we’d wandered in the song, no matter if we’d gotten confused or lost, no matter if we’d become separated from others singing our part. Together, with joy and a fair amount of disbelief, we could ‘dream…a better day.’
January 20, 2016 Last October I was privileged to attend the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Salt Lake City, Utah – five days of learning, growth and interaction with thousands of people from all over the world representing all kinds of religions. There was colorful art and costumes, beautiful dancing, inspiring music, splendid processions, […]
Two recent experiences prompted reflection on what Incarnation – God Among Us – means.
The image took my breath away. “This,” I said, “is why I am excited to return to the Midwest.”
On the one hand, we pray to the God of our Baptism who ‘will not let you go’; and to the God of Justice who says, “Yo! You! Go! Love, because you have been loved.’