I stepped inside Ascension Catholic Church unsure of what to expect. Not because it was a Catholic church. Thanks to my extended family, I've been to my fair share of Masses. But we weren't there for Mass that night. This was a Taizé service, my first.
We stumbled over the word Taizé. No one seemed to know the correct pronunciation, which added to the mystery. Its purpose, however, was clear: to foster peace and reconciliation among all people...
I'm honored to participate in the At The Lord's Table series at Preston Yancey's today. I loved the concept when Preston first explained it to me and knew exactly what I'd write about. But I was surprised to find myself crying while I wrote. I needed this reminder. Maybe you do, too. Please head over to read the rest and let us know where you experience the beauty of the Church.
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