WGA Zooms Along

WGA Zooms Along

During the federal and state stay-at-home guidelines, Where Grace Abounds (WGA) has continued to meet.   It is the lifeblood of our ministry to provide opportunities for people to support one another and to experience interaction with the hearts and minds of WGA staff...
How are you coping?

How are you coping?

It has been a few weeks now since COVID-19 turned things here in the USA upside down. There seem to be two extremes people find themselves in… either being isolated and completely alone… or being around those we live with much more than we are used too. For those...
Mitigating Fear During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Mitigating Fear During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Whether you regularly wrestle with fear and anxiety or not, it is a challenge to not get swept away with these emotions right now. Every news story is explosive. Social media is full of rumors and pictures of empty grocery shelves. I have gotten an email from every...
Making Space for Grief in Your Sexuality Part 1

Making Space for Grief in Your Sexuality Part 1

“Do you know where the word “compassion” comes from? It comes from the Latin word com, which means “with”, and passio, “to suffer.” “To suffer with” is compassion. Jesus manifests to us that God is a God who suffers with all of us. There is no human suffering in you...
Family Matters

Family Matters

I have family on my mind.  Mine and those of WGA group members and our supporters.  Spurred on by an article in the Atlantic, and leaning heavily on one of David Brooks’ illustrations, I want to remind us all that Family Matters. The Nuclear Family In his recent...