I ask …that they may all be one. As you, Father, are in me and I am in you, may they also be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me.  John 17:21-23
At a recent meeting I was asked why I was passionate about the work of the Wisconsin Council of Churches. Actually it was the new Executive Director of the Council, the Rev. Kerri Parker, asking all the members of the Board why we were committed to this ecumenical work and willing to give of our time and energy. She wanted to know with whom she was working and what was in our hearts. continue reading