No One Will Make Them Afraid

No One Will Make Them Afraid

By Annelise Jolley Photos by Shaun Boyte “The trees of the field will yield their fruit and the ground will yield its crops; the people will be secure in their land. They will know that I am the Lord, when I break the bars of their yoke and rescue them from the hands...
Keeping Watch: God in the Dark

Keeping Watch: God in the Dark

Keeping Watch: God in the Dark By Annelise Jolley Editor’s Note: This year we’re welcoming advent with a series called Keeping Watch. As we read in Common Prayer, “God getting born in a barn reminds us that God shows up in the most forsaken corners of the earth.” The...
Advent Beneath Our Feet

Advent Beneath Our Feet

Advent Beneath Our Feet By Annelise Jolley  Elauterio knew the way. Sweating in the October heat, our group trailed after him under low branches and down a bank of loose stones. My backpack pressed against my damp shoulders as I followed his boot-clad feet through...