Thank you to all the folks who made Friday night such a great event! There were poems read, toasts given, songs written, led, and plenty of sine, pizza, pies, coffees, laughs and tears shared. I am so grateful to have a group of friends and colleagues forming in Cincinnati. It was a blast! Special thanks to the folks at Moria's Pies, Deeper Roots Coffee, and Jay Valerio for the food and drinks.
When one of the pastors of Northminster Presbyterian, Nancy Ross Zimmerman first called me about the job, I thought, “Cincinnati? We belong further west than that.” But as the friendship unfolded they were just the kind of place Kelley and I had been looking for. So, many Skype calls, conference calls, and a weekend family visit later we decided Cincinnati was where we were being pointed to next.Read More