Date Archives March 2023

On Becoming Christian

Author and poet Maya Angelou, in a 2011 interview on the occasion of her being awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom, said, “I’m always amazed when people walk up to me and say, ‘I’m a Christian,’” she paused reflectively. “I think, ‘Already? You already got it?’ I’m working at it, which means that I try to be as kind and fair and generous and respectful and courteous to every human being.”  I think about Dr. Angelou’s reflection a great deal as I, too, am trying to become a Christian. Some… Read More