Tag Archives: Christmastide

Twelfth Day of Christmastide, An Eiphany

AN EPIPHANY Ok, yesterday was January 6 and that was Epiphany. Of course, most churches celebrated on Sunday.  Epiphany is the celebration of the Three Magi, who finally reached their destination and met the wonder of God in human form, … Continue reading

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Tenth Day of Christmastide, Investing in Me and Brene Brown

Around a year ago, my good friend Jenny Call introduced me to Brene Brown.  If you don’t know who she is, you haven’t been introduced to TED Talks, Oprah Winfrey or the tops selling books.  Jenny and I read the … Continue reading

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Trauma, SICU and SIU, What a Blessing to Work with These Teams

Tuesday was the Seventh Day of Christmastide.  I am headed down the slope of marking the 12 Days of Christmas and remembering the blessings of each day.  After struggling a bit with finding the blessing in Monday, yesterday’s was so … Continue reading

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First Baptist, Richmond AND Alaska in One Day

Sunday, the Fifth Day of Christmastide As I continue to share the blessings I receive during the Christmastide Season, I can’t help but think of First Baptist, Richmond. I am still searching for a church to call “home” here in … Continue reading

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Four Brothers for the Fourth Day of Christmastide

Fourth Day of Christmastide I got to see my brothers yesterday, all three of them.  Did you know that all three of them are older than me?  Should I tell you how much older?  I better not.  Well, I love … Continue reading

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Can You Hear A Candle?

Third Day of Christmastide Have you ever listened to a candle?  It is such a peaceful sound.  In order to hear it, you have to be still. You have to be quiet.  The world has to stop. Last night was … Continue reading

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A Southern Baptist Called Me a Mentor???

Second Day of Christmastide A resident called me his mentor yesterday.  I was a bit taken aback.  Working with the chaplain residents, as they pursue a calling they are still uncertain about, has been a rewarding surprise.   A few weeks … Continue reading

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