No Coincidence

September 11, 2022
What do we bring to our encounters with Jesus? The story of Jesus and the Samaritan woman is one focused on belonging. Amanda tells the story of what the Samaritan…

The Gift

December 19, 2021
Not everyone has had the chance to receive the gift that is Christ this Christmas. But it's not hopeless.
Amanda grew up with an open table - Thanksgiving was a time for all people, no matter how tangentially connected, to have a place. It reminds her of the covenant…


October 17, 2021
Today’s scripture is a parable - a lesson on how to short-circuit our tendency to want to get back at those who have hurt us. We constantly wander off and…