Holy Name Hospital and Visiting Clergy

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 29 July 19, 2021 Holy Name Hospital and Visiting Clergy It has been a common practice for hospitals to allow visiting clergy free parking privileges, and often extensions above and beyond visiting hours. This has been my experience since I was a seminary student …

America’s Birthday Party: Make A Wish!

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 27 July 5, 2021 America’s Birthday Party: Make A Wish! “Make a wish and blow out the candles.” How many times have we heard that sentence? It depends on how many years we have lived. The wishes on my birthday have changed over the …

Juneteenth: An American Thing

Monday Ministerial Musings By Rev. Mark William Ennis 2021 Blog Number 25 June 21, 2021 Juneteenth: An American Thing A few years ago, I mentioned Juneteenth during a worship service. I was surprised that most folks had never heard of it. I wanted to make a bigger deal of it but most of the consistory …