Tag Archives: Sarah Henkel

The Weakness of God

As we moved from Maundy Thursday to Good Friday to the silence of Saturday, I found myself dreading Easter.  I was not ready to rejoice as news of the bombing of Afghanistan continued in the headlines.  I didn’t want to … Continue reading

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Journal Entry: Second Sunday in Advent

Tobacco Ceremony at Split Rock Sweetwater Prayer Camp, Mahwah, NJ Photo credit: Roberto Mukaro Borrero 10:00 AM: This morning in worship at White Plains Presbyterian Church we lit the second candle of Advent.  This candle was lit to honor water: the … Continue reading

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Prayer?

At our weekly gathering last Tuesday, the Community of Living Traditions at Stony Point Center shared with each other on the topic of prayer.  Last week’s meeting was in the category of “Multifaith Sharing,” an opportunity to give voice to … Continue reading

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#GiveRefugeesRest

Caption: Matt Zeltzer, Community of Living Traditions resident, holds up a freshly printed pillowcase. This Martin Luther King, Jr. day, the Community of Living Traditions at Stony Point Center will be spending time in the Art Space screenprinting 150 pillowcases … Continue reading

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A Bored and Brilliant Lent

In the past few years a growing number of people have chosen some form of media or technology fast as their Lenten practice.  On Ash Wednesday, a handful of people in my Facebook friend circle signed off until Easter.  This … Continue reading

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Laughter

When I studied abroad in Chile my junior year of college it was the longest I had ever been away from home.  The semester was four months long and I had moments of intense homesickness.  I missed family and friends … Continue reading

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