A Grandmother’s Legacy

By Joe LaGuardia My wife’s grandmother–Granny, as she was known–passed away last month after complications from hip surgery.  We went back to Georgia to mourn with the family and begin preparing her condo for sale. We all had a job to do.  Some cleaned, others packed clothing.  My children went through her pictures and puzzles.Continue reading “A Grandmother’s Legacy”

Relationships and the sacred space we share

I hear the cliche all of the time: “We are a welcoming church.” No church thinks that they are not welcoming and, no matter the denomination, each one boasts,”All are invited,” on the marquee. But I know of a test that truly determines whether this is true: The “Pew Test.” It is very simple: If a guest comes to yourContinue reading “Relationships and the sacred space we share”