Grace Notes

“Grace Notes” is a collection of short essays on living a life of grace in the everyday world.

A Lover’s Quarrel with the World

  Our children had a wonderful nanny, a member of one of the first congregations I served.  Over the years Continue Reading →

STAY AWAKE!

There is such urgency in Jesus’ voice as he warns his followers to stay awake and be on the lookout Continue Reading →

THE QUALITY OF MERCY

The figures in this parable represent character types that we know well — the Pharisee, the pretentious prig, and the Continue Reading →