Lay and clergy roles

Lay and clergy roles

Apr 2004 Connections. I’m still thinking about the topics I’ve written about here in the last few months—why we become Christian, why we choose the churches we’re in, and why we stay in them or drop out. I’m thinking,… Continue reading

Oct 1988 Connections. In an article I read recently, United Methodist clergyman Terry Thompson explained why he wears the “clerical collar” — a narrow, upright white collar that buttons at the back and is worn with a… Continue reading