a small sampling of this week's professional responsibilities:
preach/teach/build spaghetti towers.
fly to florida/plan a service trip/read about Apocalypse.
meet with ecumenical clergy/review curriculum/make posters with middle schoolers.
solicit donations/lunch with retirees/pray for christian unity.
buy tomatoes/co-ordinate transportation/drive a giant van across the state.
forget tomatoes/drive a giant van up and down a mountain/fry bacon.
drive a giant van across the state/read the gospel at a funeral/listen.
pray. chat. show up. allow people and their stories to weigh heavy; hug. pray. chat. show up.