April 2021 Lamenting together by Sarah S. Scherschligt What do you lament about the past year? Read more Easter lament by Ralen M. Robinson This Easter was different. And that's ok. Read more. How to use Café with a group Young women are sharing community, maybe...
by Ralen M. Robinson "But Mary stood weeping outside the tomb. As she wept, she bent over to look into the tomb." (John 20:11) Easter lilies adorn the sanctuary, the paraments are white, the eggs are dyed and hidden, and the baskets are ready. At Easter, we celebrate...
by Sarah S. Scherschligt I lived in a rural village in Malawi, East Africa, as a Peace Corps volunteer in the late 90s. There, I experienced the power of communal lament. When someone died, the women in the community would stop everything and start to wail. They would...
Join Boldcafe writers + friends for conversation and dinner, Thursday, May 6 @7 p.m.(CT)!
Once a month we will meet with some of our popular writers to talk about our favorite articles and more! Bring your own dinner (B.Y.O.D) and sign up via Zoom.
The Rev. Sarah S. Scherschligt, popular writer and preacher, will talk about focusing on what matters. She is the writer of one of Boldcafe’s most popular articles, “Just one tunic.”
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