Author: Joyce Ann Zimmerman, CPPS

  • The Wonders of Work

    Each year on the first Monday of September we celebrate the civil holiday Labor Day. More than an excuse for a day off from work, it is fitting that at least once a year we pause as a nation to pray for the safety of all laborers, pray that all receive just wages and benefits,…

  • The Church and US Independence Day

    We have a responsibility to share the great riches of our nations with those who have so much less.

  • Let Christ give ME a kiss

    If we grasped better our baptismal identity and dignity, then the joy appropriate to the kiss of peace would not be an exuberant, emotive celebration of ourselves as a community but rather an expression of our embrace of the shared identity we are given in Christ. It is Christ’s peace we give to each other.