The Future of the Brotherhood

The inimitable Patrick Mead recently posted this story on Facebook — Breakfast at hotel before boarding ship. A man comes in greeting everyone. Asks me my name. Immediately says, “I’m a preacher for the Lord’s church in —-. Brother Mead, for shame. I saw your website with that woman on there.” He shakes his head […]


I like to go to church now and then To hear I’m doing right is good news I dress up so I do not offend and wear my old, soft, comft’rble shoes. I want my old soft comft’rble shoes to tap my feet to gospel-and-blues Church is a holy place You’re there by walking, not […]