Space to Discuss Race

Space to Discuss Race

In the wake of the events of the past spring and summer, I remember seeing lists and lists of books about race. When I saw that we would be reading Dear Church by Lenny Duncan I was excited to be able to have a group to discuss the topics and a little accountability...
Through a Lens of Belovedness

Through a Lens of Belovedness

I had the pleasure of taking part in our First-Year Small Group, lead by Vicar Leif Kratzke-Nelson. Meeting over Zoom once a week throughout the semester, we slowly made our way through the book Belovedness: Finding God (and Self) on Campus, edited by James Franklin...
A Slow Crawl of Zoom

A Slow Crawl of Zoom

So many things have changed as a student during this pandemic. Life seemed to go from a breakneck speed of classes, clubs, study sessions, and socializing to a slow crawl of Zoom. Instead of bouncing around campus all day, I’ve been spending my quarantine in my small...
Tiny Threads

Tiny Threads

Of all the ways that my life has changed because of the coronavirus, the change that seems most stark is the lack of casual, unstructured interaction that I have had with students during the school year.  In normal times, over one hundred students walk through...
Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday

Easter marks the day of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, which is the center of the Christian faith. Easter is the most important holiday of the church year. Prayer of the DayO God, you gave your only Son to suffer death on the cross for our redemption, and by his...