The blessings of constant contact and micro-content
The blessings of constant contact and micro-content

The sayings of the wise are like goads, and like nails firmly fixed are the collected sayings that are given by one shepherd. Of anything beyond these, my child, beware.

Easter People #41: Via Media Crossover at #gc78
Easter People #41: Via Media Crossover at #gc78

Welcome to the first Via Media Collective Crossover Episode. Huge thanks to The Collect Call for hosting Lisa, Kyle, and Padre’s Pods host Sean Maloney in a fantastic live event

Seeking Jerusalem: An invitation to pilgrimage at St George’s College
Seeking Jerusalem: An invitation to pilgrimage at St George’s College

To go on pilgrimage is to set one’s face towards Jerusalem. In my previous article, I emphasized that while sacred time, sacred space, and sacred journey are its most commonly

Discerning a call to mission
Discerning a call to mission

Editor’s note: The Rev. Shannon Preston is discerning a call to international mission and kept a journal during a recent Young Adult Service Corps (YASC) discernment weekend.  Day 1 Today we began

Book review: Daily Prayer for All Seasons
Book review: Daily Prayer for All Seasons

Drawing from the ancient monastic tradition of “praying the hours,” the Daily Prayer for All Seasons offers eight short, simple services for praying at various times throughout the day: Lauds

Pilgrimage as an expression of the Christian life
Pilgrimage as an expression of the Christian life

As a young 30-year old clergyperson, I received a wonderful and perhaps rather rare calling—to go on pilgrimage. It was to be an around-the-world pilgrimage, visiting ecumenical Christian communities, parishes and

Creation Story: A contemporary interpretation
Creation Story: A contemporary interpretation

Editor’s note: As we approach Holy Week, we wanted to pass on some imaginative work by VTS junior Robin Denney. If you’re looking for an imaginative paraphrase of the first creation story

App review: electronic Common Prayer (Android)
App review: electronic Common Prayer (Android)

Google Play Store rating: 4.6 / 5 My rating: 4 / 5 Price: $10 [in app purchases for Enriching Our Worship]  Android users, the wait is finally over. As of

Poise of the Soul: A Yoga Worship Service
Poise of the Soul: A Yoga Worship Service

This past year, St. Alban’s Parish in Washington, DC, conducted a bold experiment in liturgy. Associate rector Jim Quigley and I, with the support of parishioner Sally Craig, piloted a yoga worship

Church outdoors: An interview with Holy Hikes
Church outdoors: An interview with Holy Hikes

Key Resource’s Chris Hamby recently interviewed Fr. Justin Cannon, the founder of Holy Hikes.  Chris Hamby: Tell us how you first started Holy Hikes, and why. Justin Cannon: For much of