The Freedom to Act

The Freedom to Act Preached at the Congregational Church UCC in Iowa City, July 7, 2013 Sermon text Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 I felt inspired on the fourth of July, and wrote out most of the sermon text for this week. I was really inspired by the recent political developments around the voting rights act, and… Continue reading The Freedom to Act

Music and Meaning

I went to see a locally-staged workshopping of some songs from Carner and Gregor’s Island Song cycle by the WCU University Players on Tuesday night. The project highlights the loneliness and alienation that can come in the midst of the excitement and energy of being young in New York, effectively using humorous lyrics and catchy… Continue reading Music and Meaning