Vested Interest Blog

Mary Davenport Davis
September 7, 2016
Working for the church has its benefits. Not just paid time off and health insurance—crucial as these are for my well-being—but the quirkier, often less tangible ones. I get to meet and laugh and pray with the most amazing people of every age.Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
August 28, 2016
If you came this way,Taking any route, starting from anywhere,At any time or at any season,It would always be the same: you would have to put offSense and notion. You are not here to verify,Instruct yourself, or inform curiosityOr carry report. You are here to kneelWhere prayer has been valid. Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
July 13, 2016
I. I spent last week in the wilderness. Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
June 14, 2016
I arrived home from the Parish Weekend on Sunday afternoon with sand between my toes, my Trinity name button still on, and ready to fall into bed for a well-earned nap.Read More >
Mary Davenport Davis
June 2, 2016
As the Trinity Choir prepares for our upcoming tour to England, we’ve begun the process of learning the music for the trip backwards and forwards. One piece in particular stands out to me: Herbert Howell’s One Thing Have I Desired. Read More >

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