The Days Are Gods

In these days of golden light and milder temperatures, I am often moved to sing the praises of the natural world.  There is good precedent for that within our faith tradition.  To the Transcendentalists, such as Emerson, the natural world was an unrivaled source of … read more.

The “Praiser” and the Praised

On this Sunday before Thanksgiving, let us consider the role of praise and thanksgiving in our interpersonal relationships. How do we affirm and give thanks for the people in our lives? How much praise is appropriate? Can you overdo praise? What does praising someone do … read more.