Gatekeepers

Good Shepherd Sunday

Sunday, May 07, 2017

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Tyler O'Brien

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  1. 01 Feb, 2019
    The Open Gate
    The Open Gate  As a child, our family had a horse.  Somedays we would let the horse loose from its paddock to roam the fenced property, always being sure to close the gate at the end of the driveway (or so we thought).  Inevitably, someone would forget to close the gate and out the horse would run with five children chasing behind it.  In our Vicariate, we have a vibrant young adult community (almost as energetic as children chasing a runaway horse).  Open to young adults from all walks of
  2. 02 Feb, 2017
    So it begins...
    It was the first day of my first class for my masters of theology program. Inevitably, I was running behind. I came barrelling through the doors of the graduate school building, some papers and my textbook hastily thrown together, toward what I thought was my classroom. I get to the door, look in and there's a strange instructor and the wrong class.