Amy Yeary Holmes

Mary and Gabriel

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The courage to be vulnerable in order to participate with God may be one of Mary's most important examples to Christians today, writes Amy Yeary Holmes. Read more

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Parish Nursing and the Ministry of Presence

A parish nurse practices a kind of "ministry of presence" that includes close attention to a patient's spiritual transformation as well as his or her bodily state, writes the Rev. Amy Yeary Holmes. Read more

Oct 18, 2013 4:16 PM The Pondering Prophet

Tell the Truth

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Not to Get Political, But ...

Oct 9, 2013 3:58 PM The Pondering Prophet

Baptism 1-24

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Amy Yeary Holmes confronts the lie of unworthiness with an illustration from popular culture linked to the sacrament of baptism. Read more



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Apologies and a Lost Dog

When Moses went missing, the Rev. Amy Yeary Holmes panicked. However, she forgot about the ready response of the Christian community to such moments of fear and desperation. Read more

Sep 12, 2012 11:00 AM The Pondering Prophet

The Rev. Amy Yeary Holmes finds inspiration for the effort to revive The United Methodist Church in some prehistoric happenings. Read more