Author Archives: pastorjohn78

About pastorjohn78

Pastor, teacher, husband, dog walker, gardener, petrocollapse agitator, contemplative, hiker. Currently serving as a Formation Coordinator for OEF and Dean of VT/NY conference of Lutheran Synod.

A Reboot

It’s been quite a while since we updated this blog, but it seems all the more appropriate to post here, now that we live in Vermont, where there is a thriving local food scene. Between the small locally owned food … Continue reading

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The End of the Harvest

As the garden winds down, we find ourselves winnowing out the plants that have finished for the season and cleaning out the beds. The root vegetables are among the last items out of the ground, and there are still some … Continue reading

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FrenchToast Post

Breakfast is the most significant meal of the day. From a health perspective, this meal provides the energy boost and calories to carry you through the day. From a spiritual perspective, the first meal of the day reconnects us with … Continue reading

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On a roll with breakfast burritos

One of the final holdouts in our otherwise local, slow and natural kitchen were the frozen burritos from a major convenience food brand. This was perhaps one of the hardest changes to make. While leftovers for lunches and stew pot … Continue reading

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