Writing (part 1)

Varied happenings in my life in recent weeks have made me think about my blogs, and what I want them to be. The first thing on my mind is just the idea of writing itself. A friend of mine and I were having a conversation over awesome eggs and lox at  Saul's (my favorite authentic NY deli) one morning this week, and we got to talking about “core vocations” those things that are not necessarily our work at the moment, but are an essential part of who we are in our lives. I easily identified one core vocation as a teacher.

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The buzz that is my church

I have blogged only a little about my current home church, New Spirit Community Church, in Berkeley. I talked about it some when I blogged about joining it in November. I figured that it was probably time to talk some more about it. It is going through some enormous changes right now – all three worship leaders (the senior pastor Karen Foster, associate pastor Nathan Meckley, and music director Darren Hochstedler) are leaving this month.

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