Author: Jad Taylor

  • Take Authority

    On Sunday, June 5, 2022, roundabouts 7 pm in the Florence Center in Florence, SC, I will be ordained as an elder in The United Methodist Church. For those not […]

  • Why Do You Linger?

    You had not imaginedthat something so emptycould fill youto overflowing, and now you carrythe knowledgelike an awful treasureor like a childthat roots itselfbeneath your heart: how the emptinesswill bear fortha […]

  • God at Work

    As evening came, and earth fell still,on that great Sabbath day,the Lord descended to fulfillhis oath to end death’s sway.He visited Eve’s borrowed tomb.He rolled the stone away.“Talitha cum; shake […]

  • The Breath of God

    The Holy Spirit work within you,that having been born through water and the Spirit,you may live as faithful disciples of Jesus Christ.–The Baptismal Covenant of The United Methodist Church At […]

  • Did You Not Know?

    Blessing in the Turning by Jan Richardson May you knowthe slow mysteryin which mourningbecomes a dance, turning you toward the gladnessthat wants to meet youin your grief. May comfortcome to enfold you, not […]