Nichole Collins MacMillan

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Category Archives: faith formation

Initial Moments

We’ve all been to those events where you are asked to engage in clever icebreakers intended to warm up a group and break down some outer fortifications.  You can learn a lot about people in these moments.  More than their hometown or their pet’s name, if you’re paying attention you catch glimpses of how they […]

A Puppy Parable

When my days start as I want them to, they start with an hour beside the Tennessee River where I walk my two dogs, Barks and Lily.   Lily is a beautiful old Pointer who darts in and out of the brush on the bank.  Even at 11 years old, she can run forever.  Barks […]

Bye Week

There’s no UGA football this Saturday.  It’s a bye week for the Dawgs – the momentary pause before the weekend of Good Old Fashioned Hate, the World’s Largest Cocktail Party, the day when I can’t for the life of me figure out why a stadium in the state of Florida is considered neutral territory. So […]

Ash Wednesday Playlists and Prayerbooks

Joel 2:1-2, 12-17 My Ash Wednesday play list always includes the work of a songwriter I discovered while we lived here 15 years ago.  Her name is Christine Kane.  She’s a friend of a friend, and I’m ashamed to say I haven’t kept up with her career, but probably 15 years ago, I saw her […]

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