Nikkei incarceration and Episcopal faith

Originally posted on A Real Rattlesnake:
Several young adults of color (and one white person, certainly by mistake) were asked to speak to a small gathering of Episcopalians at General Convention this week to share our stories…


Originally posted on outward and visible signs.:
The Bishop of Springfield caused quite the stir yesterday with a tweet about how unimpressed he was with the Official Youth Presence at General Convention. The…

Neighbors to Know – Embracing Richmond

Richmond has a deep bench of social activists focusing on making this a better place. Wendy McCraig is one of them. Wendy’s work with Embrace Richmondon the Northside, gives a hopeful vision of… Continue reading

Justice Way of the Cross Meditations at the 17th Street Market

The Stations, or “Way” of the Cross is an ancient liturgical way to reenact the Good Friday journey as a meditation of worship, an act of devotion to God. As we enter the… Continue reading


Don’t worry if you’ve already decided to reboot your Lenten plans? I never make a graceful entry into Lent,  in fact there is usually so much energy and activity around Ash Wednesday, that… Continue reading


Of course you missed the mission presentation at the Diocese of Virginia’s annual meeting this weekend… but here’s a Prezi of full of a Richmond version of modern mission.

Virginia Pridefest 2013

Embodied Prayer

At the Yale ISM Congregations Project, we’ve been experiencing lots of prayer represented in different forms – dance, song, art… Here is a prayer for each participant’s home congregation, expressed through ribbons. (St.… Continue reading


Introduce your community…. St. Paul’s choirmaster, one of our devoted young leaders, and I have taken a week to be immersed in conversation with some great minds at the Yale Divinity School. When… Continue reading

RVA Creative

Richmond area artist, Sara Perkins, to anchor St. Paul’s celebration of creative RVA at First Friday, June 7, 2013. Sara is an educator and graduate student whose art explores the limits of our… Continue reading