Sage Advice From Those with Experience


    During a reunion luncheon of retired clergy in the Dallas diocese, former deacons and priests offered heartfelt advice to those newly ordained.

      Bass to Grace

      03.05.15 | by Rebecca Tankersley

      We've all been there. Maybe when you are reading the Bible, praying, or soul-searching during a time of quiet reflection. Intrusive thoughts interrupt your noble efforts and you are left thinking about the grocery list, or that the car needs gas...

        A Heart for Mission

        03.04.15 | by Kimberly Durnan

        This feature on Diane Stanton was first published in May 2014 in a magazine honoring former Bishop James Stanton who had just retired.

          St. Augustine's Oak Cliff

          03.03.15 | by The Rev. Paul Wheatley

          Most people now are looking for “a better place,” which means that a lot of them will end up in a worse one …. There is no “better place” than this, not in this world. And it is by the place we’ve got, and our...

            Discerning One's Future

            02.26.15 | by Julia Powers

            Beecherl-Corrigan Fellow, Julia Powers, writes about her experience as a fellow. The 9-month program has grown out of an awareness that young adults desire the spiritual development necessary to become part of the next generation of...