Archive for May 2012

Pentecost

Readings are here. The disciples are behind locked doors, moving around the city as needed but mostly hiding for fear of the Roman authorities and the religious leaders. Gathered together, 120 of them now, women and men, remembering their time with Jesus, studying the Scriptures (what we call the Old Testament), praying, breaking bread (Eucharist)…

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Alzheimers and laughter

From Scott Fisher: Scott Fisher‎& his Mother sit in the back of the Unit’s Dining Room laughing & laughing. It all goes away, you understand, all the memories – of family sunday dinners & Midwest childhoods & a young girl’s dance, and more. It ALL goes away, memories & stories taking flight like birds that…

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