Susan Barksdale


Total votes: 7
January 25, 2008

Winter is a time when the crops are in and the food is stored. For many peoples, it is a time to sit around the fire and tell stories, to remember recent events and to pass on their lore to the next generation -- to have a "Winter...

Total votes: 19
October 16, 2007

A movement has arisen that is on its way to encircling the globe. "Beijing Circles," based on the Beijing Platform for Action which addresses global issues affecting women, have been forming in Episcopal churches around the...

Total votes: 18
August 6, 2007

On August 1, the sudden collapse of the Interstate 35 West bridge over the Mississippi River brought the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul together in shock and disbelief. On the evening of August 5, a service at St. Mark's...

Total votes: 25
June 30, 2004

The people of St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Lake City, Minnesota, do not do things halfway when it comes to social ministry--or recycling. They have essentially given away their unused rectory to a couple who moved it out of town to...