Northeast District

Talking about tough topics

Jaymee Glenn-Burns


  Photo credit:  Jackie Bradford A guest post by the Rev. Dr. Scott Meador and an invitation to an important learning event “I have great confidence in you; I take great pride in you. I am greatly encouraged; in all our troubles my joy knows no ...

Welcome to my fridge

Jaymee Glenn-Burns


22 …the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, 23 gentleness, and self-control. There is no law against such things. — Galatians 5:22-23 (NRSV) Welcome to my fridge. Because I need frequent reminders ...

Called to wonder

Jaymee Glenn-Burns


What should our immediate answer be to the question, “What does your church do?”* My church invites me to wonder. It calls me to wonder about God. When my daughter lands her first grown-up job or my mother falls and breaks her hip, when a sunset ...

Small things

Jaymee Glenn-Burns


Image credit:  Wikimedia Commons What if the small things matter more than we imagine? One thing that can drown out racist chants, bagpipes.  If you’re a #Resistance bagpiper you know what to do. (