Being Sad is Hard Work

Proverbs 30 takes us on the journey from boastful anger to simple dependence on God. If only I could embody this journey during Lent (and always), and invite you to do the same.

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The Righteousness of Anger

I have a confession to make: I have a problem staying angry. This is not a “humblebrag”—a word which a wise pastor from Brooklyn recently taught me. My mother spent most of my childhood trying to convince me that it was a virtue. It certainly worked out well for her, I suppose, because I wouldn’t […]

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