Meta Herrick Carlson is pastor at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in the Twin Cities and cohost of the Alter Guild podcast. She is passionate about building connections and courage, and her writing has been influenced by her work with recovery communities and survivors of sexual violence. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota, with her husband and three loud, sticky kids.
The ordinary moments of life can be sacred, if we simply take a moment to notice. From gifted poet and empathetic pastor Meta Herrick Carlson, Ordinary Blessings is a collection of prayers, poems, and meditations offering a brief respite from the hectic, harried pace of our days. Pause, take a deep breath, and open these pages to find that you've been standing on holy ground all along.