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Wise Words Wednesday: Already in Union

(Richard Rohr's original blog post can be found here.) You’re not here to save your soul. That’s already been done once and for all—in Christ, through Christ, with Christ, and as Christ (see Ephesians 1:3-14). By God’s love, mercy, and grace, we are already the Body...

Monday Matters: I Just Wanna Be a Shepherd

By Michael Bennie My kid brother literally wanted to be a shepherd when he grew up. He hasn’t. So he isn’t--yet. But after a roller-coaster week, with the clutter of life clattering in my head, I’m thinking he was onto something. The perks of shepherdhood call to me:...

Friday Hot Shots: Leadership Kryptonite

"When navigating with vision as your compass, it is helpful to anticipate some common traps along the journey. ... Leadership Kryptonite weakens our superpowers. They are continuous temptations to lower the bar, let yourself or others off the hook, or settle for less...