Growth In the Fallow, Not the Shallow

A little over a week ago, I planted some seeds with my kids. They were just simple zinnias (bright, colorful flowers) in the two pots by our front door. Because of our regular afternoon rainstorms, we haven’t had to water them. We stuck the seeds in the soil and then...

Summer Reading

Reading with the Rector For many people, summer is a time to slow down and embrace sabbath. The days stretch longer. Kids are off school. People are taking vacations. Ever since I was a kid, I have always had a stack of books to read over the summer. Never because I...