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Students at commencement

Ministry in Context

Wreck this Journal

My lovely wife gave me a gift for my birthday that is absolutely driving me nuts.

She knows very well

Matching the Words and the Music

During a long car ride last week we popped in an old CD, and I heard a song from deep in my past that

Learnings from the Road

I was more-or-less out of touch for a couple weeks in May. Pat and I were on a “Turbo Tour”

Life is Good

One of the businesses temporarily displaced from its Boylston Street headquarters by the Boston Marathon

To be content

Call me an old softie and a slob. I love Christmas. I love the whole month of December.

I love the scripture

Everybody loved it ... Not!

Pat and I are not huge movie-goers, but I had read a number of enthusiastic reviews for “Beasts

Learning the language

Some years ago one of my friends accepted a position teaching at a Lutheran seminary in Namibia. He found

For the 10,000th time

One warm July night Mrs. McKinley and I treated ourselves to a Neil Diamond concert at the local hockey-and-concert

Muppets in Ministry

Journalist Dahlia Lithwick, who usually has better things to do with her time (like covering the Supreme