Monthly Archives: February 2009

Lent in Motion

Beads. Redbuds. Ashen foreheads.Brightly Shining. Coming early. Reminding mortals.Exuberant glee turns to forty days of somber reflection.

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What’s Your Choice of TP?

Ok, I’m still having trouble with the idea of recycled toilet paper.  There are just too many images in my mind to overcome.  I keep thinking that the paper is recycled toilet paper, imagining how that process takes place.  Reading … Continue reading

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Explaining Lent

I led our Middle School’s chapel today and set out to explain Ash Wednesday to a this crowd fresh off the Mardi Gras floats and parades from the last month.  A lot of them are Baptist, some of them are … Continue reading

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Krewe of Highland Parade

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Confederate Flags galore

I had to pick up some things from The store today and once again drove into mardi gras parade territory. I counted at least 5 flags flying from parade goers’ parties (and they didn’t look like the local historical society … Continue reading

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Thoughts From a “Non-Churchgoer”

Jason Matlack saw this on the Times’ Link 222 blog and sent me the link.  DPierson doesn’t like church and goes only out of a promise he made to his grandmom and mom after moving here to Shreveport. So, he … Continue reading

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At Hauerwas Lecture tonight

Topic: War and America

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