The Feeling Is Still on My Cheek

The Feeling Is Still on My Cheek

It was 83 years ago this Easter, April 19, that Marian Anderson gave her memorable concert at the Lincoln Memorial. Wearing her fur coat on a cool, damp and drizzly afternoon, she began to sing: “My country, ‘tis of thee, sweet land of liberty, of thee, I sing.” Six...
Entering Pentecost, Exiting COVID-19 Hibernation

Entering Pentecost, Exiting COVID-19 Hibernation

People in the Christian church have now entered the season of Pentecost. Coming 50 days after Easter, Pentecost ushers in the longest period in the Western church’s liturgical calendar – a period often referred to as “Ordinary Time” that continues until Advent. At the...