On Mondays, I’ll be sharing a quote from Christian history to help us learn and grow by engaging with those Christians who come before us as we sit at a soul table. Gerald May writes, “Homeostasis is necessary for life. It provides a stable home base, a resting place from which the body can respond […]

‘Two guys are walking through the woods and come across this big, deep hole. ‘“Wow…that looks deep.”’ ‘“Sure does…toss a few pebbles in there and see how deep it is.” So, they pick up a few pebbles and throw them in and wait…no noise. “Dude. That is REALLY deep…here…throw one of these great big rocks […]

“Sometime ago there was a wonderful teacher who celebrated her eightieth birthday. It proved to be a marvelous occasion, highlighted by the presence of a great number of her former students. Apparently, she taught school in one of the worst sections of Baltimore. Before she came to that school to teach, there had been repeated instances […]