Together on the Journey
Rev. Bruce Beisner
The great Unitarian leader William Ellery Channing said “May your life preach more loudly than your lips.” While I honor Mr. Channing, I have to say that I really like words. I often say that I would be a … read more.
When I was called to ministry, it was pretty clear to me that I was called to serve a congregation (rather than being a chaplain, a minister for religious education or a community minister). Parish ministry requires offering leadership in many diverse areas of church … read more.
Howard Thurman wrote, “The years, the months, the days, and the hours have flown by my open window. Here and there an incident, a towering moment, a naked memory, an etched countenance, a whisper in the dark, a golden glow these and much more are … read more.
“Then God said ‘Let there be Light’ and there was Light.” The ancient authors of the Hebrew Scriptures chose that image to describe the greatest mystery of them all: creation. The writer of the Christian Gospel of Luke, in retelling the birth of God into … read more.