Tom Ehrich

Biography

Tom Ehrich is a writer, church consultant and Episcopal priest based in New York. He is the author of “Just Wondering, Jesus” and founder of the Church Wellness Project. Visit his website. Follow Tom on Twitter @tomehrich.

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September 20, 2007

Thanks to a judge in Iowa, Christmas came early for our politicians. The county judge struck down a state law banning same-gender marriage. Politicians rushed into that breach, condemning the judge's action or distancing themselves...

July 17, 2007

Balmy days in January, a snow-less winter in the Northeast, polar ice cap crumbling, predictions of the hottest year in Earth's recorded history -- sounds like "global warming" to me. But what do I know? Exactly. Is anyone telling us...

June 21, 2007

Returning to Sunday parish ministry for four months has given me both a fresh appreciation of the basics and one caution to share with all who care about healthy churches. First the caution: I think many congregations expect too much...

May 24, 2007

Recently, just before the semester's orchestra concert, someone went behind stage at my son's school, found the bows used by cellists, and cut each bow in half. This took place at an arts magnet school where, in theory, every student has a...

April 26, 2007

A trip to Ellis Island requires long lines and long waits. But it's nothing like the anxious hours, sometimes days, of scrutiny once imposed on poorer immigrants seeking entry into the United States after two weeks in steerage on an ocean...

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